Selected Topics in Occupational Health Certificate

Narrow your focus to the industrial hygiene field with this first-ever specialty certificate offered by Georgia Tech. Gain the skills you need to effectively manage industrial hygiene programs today.

How You Will Benefit

  • Learn to use air sampling equipment to collect samples of air contaminants
  • Understand how dosimeters are used to evaluate the noise exposures of employees
  • Discover how to analyze collections of industrial hygiene data
  • Discover how to manage and implement industrial hygiene programs, such as respiratory protection, hearing conservation, and hazard communication
  • Identify methods to implement risk management strategies to lower workers’ compensation costs

Who Should Participate

  • Safety directors
  • Human resource directors
  • Industrial hygiene technicians
  • EHS managers
  • Certified safety professionals
  • Hazardous materials supervisors
  • Safety and health consultants

Delivery Method


Certificate Requirements

  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.

Special Requirements

  • Core courses taken for one certificate may not be used as an elective for another certificate
  • Only one free seminar can be used as an elective course

For Certificate-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Georgia Tech OTI Education Center