Chemistry for Environmental Professionals

ENV235 - 24.00 Hours

Description

Environmental professionalThe Chemistry For Environmental Professionals course is designed for environmental professionals who may not be chemists, but require a basic knowledge of chemistry and its interaction with the environment to accomplish work tasks. Throughout the course, participants are provided with a review of fundamental chemical concepts and an introduction to applied environmental chemistry principles. This course is based on EPA 165.21 describing the practices that influence the release, fate, transport, sampling, analysis, and remediation of environmental media contaminated with chemicals.

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

Environmental professionalThe Chemistry For Environmental Professionals course is designed for environmental professionals who may not be chemists, but require a basic knowledge of chemistry and its interaction with the environment to accomplish work tasks. Throughout the course, participants are provided with a review of fundamental chemical concepts and an introduction to applied environmental chemistry principles. This course is based on EPA 165.21 describing the practices that influence the release, fate, transport, sampling, analysis, and remediation of environmental media contaminated with chemicals.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Recommended

Participants should have a practical knowledge of basic chemistry and work-related experience in a lab environment.

Topics

Measurements & Unit Conversions+Atomic Theory & Molecular Structure+Chemical and Physical Properties+Organic Chemistry+Biochemistry+Chemical Reactions+Data Quality & Data Usability+Sample Preparation & Analytical Methods+Petroleum Chemistry+Environmental Contaminants

Suggested Audience

  • Environmental professionals
  • Industrial hygienists
  • Sampling technicians
  • Remediation project managers
  • Hazardous waste personnel
  • Health and safety professionals

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number: GS-02F-0003P. GSA customers, to register please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811

Other Information

Contact Information

Phone: NaN | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center

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