Press Release

ACGIH® PRESENTS FUNDAMENTALS IN INDUSTRIAL VENTILATION & PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF USEFUL EQUATIONS COURSE

For Immediate Release 
September 15, 2014

Cincinnati, Ohio — September 15, 2014 — ACGIH®
 and its renowned Industrial Ventilation Committee present a popular continuing education course in November.

Fundamentals in Industrial Ventilation & Practical Applications of Useful Equations will be held November 3-7, 2014 at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Cincinnati-Blue Ash in Cincinnati, Ohio. Earlybirds who register for the course on or before October 6, 2014 will save $100.00.

Fundamentals in Industrial Ventilation is a course that covers both basic and advanced topics related to industrial ventilation including:

  • The behavior of air and chemical contaminants in the air
  • Industrial process exhaust system design (including ACGIH® calculation methods)
  • Make-up and supply air ventilation systems
  • Dilution ventilation systems
  • Selection and design of exhaust hoods, ducts, and fittings
  • Fans and air cleaners (including Fan Laws)
  • Troubleshooting and testing of existing systems
  • Hands-on testing and measurements
Practical Applications of Useful Equations serves as the perfect complement to Fundamentals in Industrial VentilationPractical Applications of Useful Equations closely follows ACGIH®'sQuantitative Industrial Hygiene: A Formula Workbook supplied to participants and includes:
  • Calculation and estimation approaches related to airborne contaminants
  • TLV® and TWA
  • OA for dilution, fans, system testing, sound and noise, heat stress, radiation, ventilation, statistics, chemistry, etc.
  • A calculations lab in which participants work in a team environment
Course participants will receive ACGIH®'s Industrial Ventilation: A Manual of Recommended Practice for Design, 28th EditionIndustrial Ventilation: A Manual of Recommended Practice for Operation and Maintenance and Quantitative Industrial Hygiene: A Formula WorkbookACGIH®Velocity Pressure Method Calculation Spreadsheet for performing calculations and equations covered in the primary workbooks provided with the course, including ventilation system design, a CD-ROM with copies of classroom PowerPoint presentations, copies of labs and exercises along with supplementary course materials, and course handouts.

This course contains 32 hours of instruction and may be eligible for ABIH CM credit. See the ABIH website (www.abih.org) for CM credit criteria. The course may also qualify for 3.2 BCSP Continuance of Certification (COC) Points for Certified Safety Professionals. Certificates of Completion will be presented at the conclusion of the course.

Those interested in attending this continuing education course can register online athttp://www.acgih.org/events/course/FundPrac_Nov14.htm.

ACGIH® is a member-based organization that advances occupational and environmental health.ACGIH® is one of the industry's leading publications resources, with approximately 400 titles relative to occupational and environmental health and safety, including the renowned TLVs® and BEIs®. For more information, visit the ACGIH® website at www.acgih.org or call our Customer Service Representatives at 513-742-2020.

Amy Bloomhuff, Esq., CAE
Associate Executive Director
513-742-6161
abloomhuff@acgih.org