Biological Monitoring for Chemical Exposures at Work: An Introduction – HSL, Buxton, 10 March 2015

Date and location

10 March 2015, Health and Safety Laboratory, Harpur Hill, Buxton,
Derbyshire, SK17 9JN

Course overview

Biological monitoring is a useful tool for occupational hygiene and health professionals. It is based on the analysis of hazardous substances or their metabolites in urine, blood or breath and is used to assess exposure by inhalation, ingestion and absorption through the skin.

This workshop is an overview of biological monitoring and how it can enhance the service that occupational hygiene and health professionals offer

The course will cover:

  • Practical sessions
  • Practicalities of carrying out Biological Monitoring
  • Assessing Chemical exposure
  • Scenarios and views from HSL Hygienists
  • Biological Monitoring regulations

Who should attend?

occupational hygiene and health providers who are interested in what biological monitoring can do for them and their clients.

The cost of this course is £295 (includes course notes, registration/certificate, lunch and all refreshments).

Information and booking

A full programme and online booking form can be found on the Biological Monitoring for Chemical Exposures at Work – An Introduction course page. Alternatively, you can email HSL Training or call 01298 218806.

Article source: http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-Biological-monitoring-for-chemical-exposures-at-work-an-introduction.htm