Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene Review

Co-Sponsored with the Michigan Industrial Hygiene Society

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MARCH 14-18, 2016

DescriptionZellers CE course

This 4.5-day course provides an intensive, high-level review of a wide range of industrial hygiene topics by more than a dozen experts. It is offered twice annually in Ann Arbor, Michigan and has gained the reputation of being one of the premier programs for individuals who are preparing to take the ABIH certification exam or looking to broaden or refresh their IH knowledge base.


  • Comprehensive course that covers all rubrics included in the ABIH certification exam
  • Ethics session included
  • Continuing Education Credit Includes:
    • 36 CM Contact Hours / 3.6 CEUs
    • 6.01 IH CM points for certified industrial hygienists
  • Fifteen highly qualified instructors combine technical knowledge with strong teaching skills to help you identify and understand the salient information in each topic
  • Live program allows you to have face-to-face interactions with the instructors and network with other professionals
  • Problem Solving sessions walk you through the calculations for representative exam questions on topics such as ventilation, air sampling, and statistical data analysis
  • Daily Quizzes (am and pm) help you to test your knowledge and retention of lecture topics covered each day

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for Industrial Hygienists, EHS Coordinators, Facility Engineers, Safety Managers, Environmental Health Inspectors, Industrial Nurses and anyone interested in enhancing their knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals and concepts of Industrial Hygiene. Attendees must have a basic knowledge of mathematics and chemistry.



View our September 2015 course agenda


Meet our Instructors!*

*Speakers are subject to change


Participants MUST bring a laptop, scientific (non-programmable) calculator and TLV booklet.


At the conclusion of this course, participants should have achieved or obtained the following:

  • Better preparation to sit for the ABIH CIH exam
  • Refreshed understanding of the key elements of IH practice
  • Knowledge of strengths and weaknesses in all aspects of Comprehensive IH
  • Improved study and test-taking skills
  • Expanded network of professional contacts
  • An extensive, annotated set of notes on all topics covered in the course
  • Improved appreciation for the canons of ethical conduct in the IH profession


  • ​ Electronic handouts of the complete course materials are included in the course fee and will be available two weeks prior to the course
  • The meeting rooms will be equipped for extended laptop use
  • There is an optional $75 fee to have the University of Michigan print the handouts and have them available for you on the first day of the course


Edward T. Zellers, PhD, Director and Professor of Industrial Hygiene at the University of Michigan

Sheryl S. Ulin, PhD, CPE, Director of Continuing Education for the Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering and a Research Program Officer in the Center for Ergonomics at the University of Michigan

Matthew S. Macomber, MS, CIH, industrial hygiene specialist in the General Industry Safety and Health Compliance Division of the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Eric Allen,  Manager at the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration




 Early Registration until Feb. 13, 2016  $1200​
​ Standard Registration ​ $1400
​ Electronic Handout  included​
​ Printed Course Handouts (until Feb. 22, 2016)  $75
​ Cancellation (by Feb. 25, 2016)  $100​
​ Substitute Attendees  no charge​

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The University of Michigan Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering (COHSE) has negotiated a reduced rate of $112.00, plus tax, per night, for a standard room and $132.00, plus tax, for an executive room​. Contact the hotel directly at 1-800-344-7829 and identify yourself with the “Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering” to make reservations. Reservations must be made by February 19, 2016. Any reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rates and availability.

Attendees are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. While unlikely, the University of Michigan COHSE reserves the right to cancel a course 30 days prior to the start of the course. In the event of a cancellation, a full refund will be issued.


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All cancellations and/or substitution requests must be received in writing.

  • Substitutions may be made at anytime
  • Cancellations received by February 25, 2016 will be given a refund minus a $100 cancellation fee
  • Any cancellation received after February 25, 2016 will not receive a refund
  • If you fail to attend, you will be liable for the entire course registration fee


This course has previously been awarded certification maintenance points by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH).

Questions? Contact Teresa Maldonado Telephone: +1 734-763-2243

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