Course Information

October 2018
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2019-110

Course Design

Course participants must complete a minimum of 16 hours of spirometry training. This includes:

  • At least 4 hours of formal lectures and/or audio visual material
  • At least 8 hours of practical instruction
  • At least 2 hours of evaluation and testing
  • At least 2 additional hours of lecture, practical instruction, or testing at the course director’s discretion

NIOSH-approved Spirometry Training Course Locations


For more information:

Spirometry Training Program pdf icon[PDF – 554 KB]

Suggested Citation

NIOSH [2018]. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Spirometry Training Program. By Rogers K, Martin M, Clark K. Morgantown, WV: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2019-110, icon

Page last reviewed: November 19, 2018