How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer

Lab Safety Short Course
How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer (CHO) A new CHO or an “old” one, will find something to put to real use in this fast-paced presentation. This seminar was developed by Russ Phifer, Jim Kaufman, and George Wahl (RJG Associates) for the American Chemical Society Division of Chemical Health and Safety as the prep course for the National Registry of Certified Chemists (NRCC) CHO Certification Exam. Bring your CHP so it can be reviewed.

To learn more about the NRCC CHO certification exam, visit
http://nrcc6.org/certifications/chemical-hygiene-officer/

How to be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer One-Day Schedule (PDF)

Chemical Hygiene Officer WebinarsTake this course online

  • This course is also offered as an online video course you can take any time you want.
  • Any of the scheduled courses below are available as a webinar. Just register like normal and make sure to click the “webinar” checkbox on the registration form.

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Event Venue Date
How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 12/12/19 **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 12, 2019 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 1/9/20 **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • January 9, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 2/6/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • February 6, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 3/12/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • March 12, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 4/9/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • April 9, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 5/21/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • May 21, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 6/18/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • June 18, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 8/27/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • August 27, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 9/24/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • September 24, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 10/15/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • October 15, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 11/17/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • November 17, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 12/10/20 Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 10, 2020 8:00 am
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K-12 TEACHER RATE COURSES:

Event Venue Date
How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 12/12/19 ($249 Teacher Pricing) **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 12, 2019 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 01/09/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • January 9, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 02/06/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • February 6, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 03/12/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • March 12, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 04/09/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • April 9, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 05/21/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • May 21, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 06/18/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • June 18, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 08/27/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • August 27, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 09/24/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • September 24, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 10/15/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • October 15, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 11/17/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • November 17, 2020 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 12/10/20 ($249 Teacher Pricing) Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 10, 2020 8:00 am
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We operate on a very tight budget to sustain our programs as a non-profit. Therefore, we reserve the right to cancel sessions which have insufficient participants to cover our costs. To help ensure that a program runs, please consider registering as early as possible.


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:

  • PDF Seminar Notebook
  • 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

Don’t see a topic or a date you need? Schedule a time and date that does work for you. Visit our services page or contact 508-647-1900 for more information.

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations received seven business days prior to the course, qualify for 100% refund of the paid tuition. Cancellations received less than seven business days prior are subject to a cancellation fee of 15%, or can be applied fully to a future course, product or service. An alternate may be appointed to attend up to the last minute, without any additional cost. No-shows are subject to the full registration fee. LSI reserves the right to cancel a course due to insufficient enrollment.
Registrants of canceled courses will be notified as soon as the decision has been made. LSI’s responsibility will not exceed the amount of the collected tuition. Please confirm with LSI before making non-refundable travel arrangements.

For additional information, please contact Ana Adams at 800-647-1977