Bachelor's degree in Environmental and Workplace Accident Prevention Techniques (Trento)

Risk prevention and safety education in the workplace - IGIENE INDUSTRIALE

Course code
4S006095
Name of lecturer
Graziano Maranelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/42 - HYGIENE AND PUBLIC HEALTH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
TRENTO
Period
TPALL 1° ANNO 2° SEMESTRE dal Feb 1, 2020 al May 31, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

• principles and methods of industrial/occupational hygiene, applied in the context of the work hygiene and the protection of health in the workplace;
• the role of occupational hygiene in risk assessment processes and the appropriate application of environmental monitoring;
• the methods of sampling, measuring and evaluating the main chemical, physical and biological risk factors (excluding radiation);
• the principles of ventilation, lighting and microclimate in the workplace

Syllabus

Occupational and industrial hygiene: definitions and general principles
Aims of industrial hygiene and its role within the prevention measures
Chemical, physical and biological agents
Normative requirements
Exposure assessment and risk assessment
Sampling and measurement strategies and methods
Validity of measurements and errors
The occupational limit values
General information on airborne pollutants (gas, vapors, dusts, fibers, fumes)
Sampling and measurement of airborne pollutants
Air quality control in the workplace: ventilation principles
Microclimate and lighting; measurement principles and methods

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
M. Persiani-M. D'Onghia Fondamenti di diritto della previdenza sociale (Edizione 2) Giappichelli 2018 9788892105232
L. Pozzoli, U. Maugeri Igiene industriale. Campionamento. Gas, vapori, polveri. La Goliardica Pavese, Pavia 1986
B. Marchesini Igiene industriale. Guida alla valutazione e controllo dei rischi fisici, chimici e biologici in ambiente di lavoro II edizione, Maggioli Editore, Rimini 1999
ALESSIO L. APOSTOLI P. MANUALE DI MEDICINA DEL LAVORO E IGIENE INDUSTRIALE Per Tecnici della Prevenzione (Edizione 1) Piccin Nuova Libraria 2009
Docente del corso Materiale didattico: slides delle lezioni e articoli suggeriti nel programma 2020
Kerry Gardiner, J. Malcolm Harrington Occupational Hygiene (Edizione 3) Blackwell 2005
Lorenzo Alessio, Giuliano Franco e Francesco Tomei TRATTATO DI MEDICINA DEL LAVORO PICCIN 2015 978-88-299-2708-1

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test with multiple choice questions and free text questions





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