ERIC Number: ED204566
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Calibrating Personal Air Monitoring. Module 7. Vocational Education Training in Environmental Health Sciences.
Consumer Dynamics Inc., Rockville, MD.
This module, one of 25 on vocational education training for careers in environmental health occupations, contains self-instructional materials on calibrating personal air monitoring devices. Following guidelines for students and instructors and an introduction that explains what the student will learn are three lessons: (1) naming each part of the personal air monitoring assembly or sampling train, and the parts of the soapbubble meter calibration apparatus; (2) assembling and preparing the sampling train and soapbubble meter for calibration; and (3) calibrating a sampling train, including a personal air sampling pump and filter cassette. Each lesson contains objectives, recommended methods and locations for practice, performance criteria, equipment and supplies to perform a task, detailed step-by-step instructions for learning a task, and performance exercises. Two performance tests cover assembling and preparing equipment for calibration and calibrating a sampling train. (CT)
Descriptors: Competency Based Education, Educational Equipment, Environmental Education, Environmental Technicians, Learning Activities, Measurement Techniques, Programed Instructional Materials, Public Health, Tests, Vocational Education
National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, 5285 Port Royal Rd., Springfield, VA 22161.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Consumer Dynamics Inc., Rockville, MD.
Identifiers: Air Emissions; Air Samplers; Calibration; Environmental Health; Monitoring; Occupational Health
Note: For related documents see CE 029 482-507.