ERIC Number: ED204564
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Collecting Industrial Health Information. Module 5. 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 collecting industrial health information. Following guidelines for students and instructors and an introduction that explains what the student will learn are three lessons: (1) collecting and organizing pre-survey information about workflow and workers through use of a facility floor plan and by developing job aids; (2) collecting information about what biological, chemical, and physical agents are used, and where and how they are stored to prevent accidents; and (3) collecting information about the practices workers follow to prevent accidental exposure to toxic and/or hazardous materials. 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. Performance tests cover the subject matter of each lesson. (CT)
Descriptors: Competency Based Education, Data Collection, Educational Equipment, Environmental Education, Environmental Technicians, Information Retrieval, Learning Activities, Programed Instructional Materials, Public Health, Safety, Tests, Vocational Education, Work Environment
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.