ERIC Number: ED434488
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-May
Reference Count: N/A
Industrial Education Ventilation Study. Volume 1: Final Report.
Stanley Associates, Edmonton (Alberta).
A study assessed aspects of ventilation in industrial education facilities in selected junior and senior highs schools in Alberta (Canada). This report describes the purpose of the study and the four test methods used to acquire school specific information. Also discussed are (1) the results of the instructors' perception survey, the ventilation systems' analyses, the dust measurements and the acoustical results; (2) an examination on the critical issues that have arisen from the testing; (3) the related regulations found in Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario; (4) descriptions of working ventilation standards and developments on what constitutes tolerable exposure limits to airborne toxic substances; and (5) observations made by the study team followed by recommendations on mechanical design changes required, including recommendations regarding basic issues and future research needs. An appendix contains discussions regarding occupational exposure limits for airborne toxic substances. 26 references. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Calgary Board of Education (Alberta).; Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Planning Services Branch.
Authoring Institution: Stanley Associates, Edmonton (Alberta).
Identifiers - Location: Canada