Conferences & Classes

The following Continuing Education programs are sponsored / cosponsored by the Heartland Center for Occupational Health & Safety.

Hawkeye on Safety

Event Date: 9/8/2016
Location: Coralville Marriott - Coralville, IA  

This conference will provide current information on health and safety topics in construction, general industry, and facility management industries as well as key networking opportunities needed to keep current in safety standards and trends. Featuring a keynote by Dan Gable and closing keynote by Eric Giguere. This conference is intended for health and safety professionals, construction professionals (electrical, plumbing, roofing, carpentry, masonry, etc), architectural professionals, compliance officers, inspectors, project/facility personnel, general industry, medical professionals and anyone looking for CEUs in health and safety.

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Contact: Mike Meginnis at 319-335-4684 or michael-meginnis@uiowa.edu
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Occupational Hearing Conservationist Certification & Recertification

Event Date: 9/20/2016 - 9/23/2016
Location: University of Iowa, College of Nursing - Iowa City, IA  

This two-and-a-half-day workshop is designed to familiarize participants with all facets of occupational hearing conservation and certify them as audiometric technicians. Upon completion, a certificate will be awarded which documents evidence of training now required by federal law. Participants will also qualify for certificate by the Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC). More details will be available soon!

Contact: For more information, contact Teaching Services: 319-335-7075
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NIOSH-Approved Spirometry Training Course

Event Date: 11/10/2016 - 11/11/2016
Location: University of Iowa, IREH - Coralville, IA  

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)-approved course is designed to provide a comprehensive theoretical framework combined with practical training necessary to conduct spirometry testing and screening for workers. This course is intended for nurses, medical assistants, and other health care professionals who are responsible for conducting spirometry in the workplace or clinic settings.

Contact: Contact: Mike Meginnis at 319-335-4684 or michael-meginnis@uiowa.edu

NIOSH-Approved Spirometry Refresher Training

Event Date: 12/2/2016
Location: University of Iowa, IREH - Coralville, IA  

This National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)-approved training is designed to provide a review of current spirometry testing standards and guidelines, common errors and corrective actions, and how to differentiate between normal, obstructive, restrictive, and mixed lung disease patterns. This course is intended for nurses, medical assistants, and other occupational health and safety practitioners who are responsible for conducting spirometry in the workplace or other settings.Nursing CEUs will be available for this course.


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Contact: Contact Mike Meginnis at 319-335-4684 or michael-meginnis@uiowa.edu