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Health Effects of Hazardous Substances


Course aims:

Introduction to Toxicology, Physiology and Epidemiology
Identify chemical substances hazardous to health at work and their harmful effects on target organs.

You will learn to:

* Define commonly used Toxicological terms

* Know main routes of entry of hazardous substances and factors that influence their absorption, distribution, storage and elimination

* Where to find information on hazardous substances and processes

* Understand principle target organs effected by hazardous substances

* Understand toxic and health effects of hazardous substances commonly encountered in work places

* Interpret results from epidemiological studies


Introduction to Toxicology
Types of Health Effects
Basic Human Biology and Target Organs
Basic Toxicokinetics
Dose Response Curves and Toxicity Testing
Overview of Health Effects
Common Industrial Processes
Specific Industry Profiles
Regulatory considerations
Biological Hazards

Training info

Status: This event is approved by OHTA for the international qualifications scheme
Approved by OHTA
Category: Hazardous Substances
Level: Intermediate
Training provider: Nayati International


Location Hyderabad
Starts 08 Nov 2017 09:00
Ends 11 Nov 2017 17:00
Course leader Lalitha Burra
Places 12
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