Live Virtual One-Day: How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 7/31/21

NAOSMM Conference - Additional Sessions

  • How To Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 7/31
  • Safety in the Laboratory One-Day 8/1

Register for both and save $50 on each. NAOSMM members receive a 10% discount.

How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer: Whether you are a new Chemical Hygiene Officer or an “old” one, you will find something to put to real use in this fast-paced presentation. This one-day course was developed by RJG Associates as the prep course for the NRCC Chemical Hygiene Officer Certification Exam. It covers the lab standard, other lab regulations, the role of the CHO, getting others involved, developing your chemical hygiene plan, lab hazards, and resources.

Dr. James Kaufman is the founder and President Emeritus of The Laboratory Safety Institute. He has been called the nation’s foremost authority on safety instruction in academia. Over the past 40 years, Dr. Kaufman has educated over 100,000 scientists and science educators in 150 types of labs in nearly 30 countries.

To learn more about the NRCC CHO certification exam, visit

Lab Safety WebinarsThis course can be attended via webinar.

Who should attend?

  • Business Officers
  • Chemical Hygiene Officers
  • Environmental, Health & Safety Professionals
  • Lab Managers / Supervisors / Workers
  • Researchers
  • Risk Managers/ Operations Managers
  • Safety/Security Directors
  • School Administrators
  • Science, Art & Technology Educators

Registrants Receive:

  • Seminar notebook in PDF
  • Certificate of Participation
  • 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEU's)
  • Graduate credit eligibility
  • ABIH CM Points eligibility
  • Access to our Toll-Free Lab Safety Hotline
  • Discounts future trainings, services, & pubs

Not Included in Tuition: lodging, transportation and meals.

Discussion Topics:

  • Introduction
  • The Chemical Hygiene Officer
  • OSHA/EPA Regulations in the Lab
  • The OSHA Laboratory Standard
  • Chemical Hygiene Officer Responsibilities
  • Discussion Period
  • Lab Hazards and Control Methods
  • Chemical Hygiene Plan Development
  • Chemical Plan Implementation
  • CHO Responsibilities Beyond The Lab Standard
  • Resources for Chemical Hygiene Officers
  • Sample Test/Review

Important Links:

Cancellation Policy | Credit Application for POs | PDF Downloadable Schedule

Register 60 days early and receive a discount on individual registrations. When registering more than one person please make sure to include all the names and email addresses at check out.

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  •  July 31, 2021
     8:30 am EDT - 4:30 pm EDT



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