Professional Education Course

Topics in Occupational Health Management

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Course Title: Topics in Occupational Health Management
Program ID: EST 7012P Subject: Safety & Health Training


Registration DeadlineSection DatesFormat & LocationCEUsFeeStatus
Sep 29, 2015 (Tue)Sep 29, 2015 (Tue) - Oct 01, 2015 (Thu)Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)1.75$690OPEN

Meeting Times
On the first day, check in at least 30 minutes before the class start time.

  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2015 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Thursday, October 1, 2015 (8:30 AM-12:00 PM)

Alternate Rates

  • $45 -- 3-day parking pass for the Global Learning Center parking deck (pick up at check-in).
  • $345 -- Georgia Tech Employees
  • 10% Group discount available for companies that register 3 or more people at the same time.  Download our group registration form to register your group.



Course Description

This course provides an opportunity to explore various occupational health topics not typically covered in a traditional industrial hygiene class. Participants will hear from industry experts on complex issues such as implementing effective employee health management programs, worksite wellness programs, communicable disease control in the workplace, and risk management (with a focus on workers compensation and labor relations). Promotion strategies outlining the business case for workplace environmental, health & safety (EHS) will be emphasized.

Who Should Attend

General industry workers who want to learn about occupational health management

How You Will Benefit

Upon completing this course, participants will learn and understand the following:

  • Recognize the scope of occupational health risks in the workplace
  • Gain familiarity with both specific industrial hygiene topics as well as management of potential control strategies
  • Understand how increased overlap between safety, risk management and human resources can lead to improved industry performance

Course Materials

Attendees will each receive a course notebook with copies of the presentations.

Course Administrator

Hilarie Schubert-Warren

Course Agenda

  • Overview of Common Occupational Health Risks
  • Managing Employee Health/Wellness Programs
  • Occupational Health Risk Management
  • Building the Business Case for EHS

Course Notes

Parking Pass
When you register, you may choose to purchase a parking pass for an additional fee (Atlanta offerings only). The pass is valid for parking in the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center parking deck.

Certificate Information

This course is: