NIOSH-Approved (#043) Spirometry Training
This course uses small groups, demonstrations, lectures, audiovisual instruction and individual practice to provide students with the skills to administer spirometry testing in the occupational setting or elsewhere.
A three-part examination (written, practical and calculations) will be given to verify competency. Certificates will be given for successful completion with a grade of 70% or better in each part of the exam. Additional tutoring and exam retake fee is $375.
Occupational health nurses, physicians, safety professionals, health technicians or other personnel involved in the performance and/or interpretation or spirometry.
Medical Surveillance Programs.
Requirements of Effective Pulmonary Screening and Assessment.
Graphic Measurement Techniques.
Techniques for Forced Vital Capacity Maneuver.
Interpretation of the Spirogram.
Rationale for Pulmonary Function Testing.
Anatomy and Physiology Related to Pulmonary Function Testing.
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Please bring a calculator, sample of your tracings, spirogram report, and make & model Number of your spirometer.
Please bring with you a government issued photo ID. We will accept driver's licenses, passports, birth certificates, state and federal worker IDs, and university and school issued IDs.
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||M, Tu, W : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 3 Sess, 3 sessions