EPM 4510 - Environmental Health & Safety
The exponential growth in regulations and the increased demand to streamline resources present a unique opportunity for the environmental professional to integrate safety and health practices both horizontally and vertically within the organization. Students will evaluate the benefits and barriers to integrating environmental health and safety programs with applicable laws and regulations. Topics addressed in the class will include a brief review of EPA and OSHA standards as well as an introduction to industrial hygiene, workplace safety management, hazard evaluation and control, and the integration of environment, health, and safety. The course also reviews concepts essential for the understanding and implementation of environmental safety and health policies for use in the workplace.
NOTE: This course is not offered this term. Please refer to the annual schedule for Environmental Policy and Management to see the next time this course is offered.