Industrial Hygiene

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LIVE: Please contact Instructor


This course is designed for UCSB Faculty, Students, Staff, and Volunteers who may encounter confined spaces while engaged in University-related activities. Trainees will learn the fundamental aspects and requirements of UCSB’s Confined Space Program including:

  • The definition of a Confined Space and a Permit-Required Confined Space;
  • The difference between Permit-Required and Non-permit Required Confined Space;
  • The types of confined spaces at UCSB;
  • How to recognize confined spaces;
  • Hazards associated with confined spaces;
  • Elements of the UCSB Permit-Required Confined Space Program, including the permit system and control measures; and
  • Confined space dos and don’ts.

For more information or to schedule training, please contact the Industrial Hygiene Program at