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W-507: Health Effects of Hazardous Substances


Module W-507 provides basic information on intake, metabolism, distribution, and elimination of toxic substances in the body, and provides detailed knowledge on health effects of hazardous chemicals, exposure limits, and control strategies for reducing exposure to chemicals.

This is an essential tool for any industrial hygiene and environmental professionals in making informed decisions to reduce or eliminate exposures to toxic substance


  • Course Overview
  • Introduction to Toxicology
  • Types of Health Effects
  • Basic Human Biology and Target Organs I
  • Basic Human Biology and Target Organs II



  • Basic Toxicokinetics
  • Dose Response and Toxicity Testing
  •  Epidemiology



  • Regulatory Considerations
  • Overview of Health Effects



  • Common Industrial Processes
  • Group Activity
  • Specific Industry Profiles


  • Setting Exposure Limits
  • Course Review
  • Examination

Training info

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


Location Jakarta
Starts 17 Apr 2017 00:00
Ends 21 Apr 2017 00:00
Course leader Jas Singh PhD, CIH
Places 15
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