0.1 CEU (1.0 contact hour)

This module discusses control strategies for physical hazards including those associated with noise, electrical and mechanical hazards and those associated with confined spaces and ergonomic stresses.


Upon completion of this module the student will be able to:

  1. describe engineering, administrative and personal protective equipment used in controlling workplace exposures associated with physical hazards including noise, electrical hazards, mechanicals hazards, thermal stress, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation
  2. identify controls for hazards associated with confined spaces
  3. identify controls for reducing ergonomic stresses


Environmental Health Sciences

5. Specify approaches for assessing, preventing, and controlling environmental hazards that pose risks to human health and safety

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Section Title
Control Strategies for Physical Hazards
Online, self paced
Jul 24, 2017 to Jul 24, 2020
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
No Fee non-credit $0.00
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 17, 2017
Transfer Request Deadline
Jul 17, 2017
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