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Certification Requirements and Methods for Industrial Hygiene Technicians and for Safety Professional Technicians.
Vernon-RJ; Byers-BB; Konzen-RB; Duncan-JR
Division of Industrial Hygiene and Safety Engineering, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 1977 May:67 pages
Certification requirements for industrial hygiene technicians and safety professional technicians are outlined. Criteria of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene are included along with job tasks and activities divided into five categories. Data on educational background and experience of industrial hygiene technicians and safety professional technicians is summarized. The authors conclude that industrial hygiene technicians and safety professional technicians perform many of the same tasks, however, they are not always assigned proper job activities.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-099-74-0094; Standards; Hygienists; Industrial-health-programs; Health-services; Work-performance; Health-care-personnel;
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Division of Industrial Hygiene and Safety Engineering, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division