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Course ID
080
Course Title
Army IH Defense Occupational Health Readiness-Industrial Hygiene Initial Course
Instructional Method
Online and Classroom
Sponsor
Army Public Health Center
Target Audience
MANDATORY COURSE FOR GS0690 and GS0640
Description

Location: Blackboard Learning site: https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil

(DO NOT ENROLL USING THIS PHC TRAINING WEBSITE- ENROLLMENT IS ON BLACKBOARD ONLY)

 

Location: Phase 1 Blackboard Learning site: https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil

Enrollment: to enroll, you will need to request the self-enroll password from the course director paula.c.steven.civ@mail.mil then use the password to self-enroll at the blackboard learning website  https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil

Location: Phase 2 Traditional classroom experience requiring TDY

Face to Face Training: (APG-N, MD bldg. 6008 limited 28 seats)

Self-enroll at https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil 

Email course coordinator to request password for enrollment. paula.c.steven.civ@mail.mil

COURSEFACILITY RESERVED
2018 FY   1Sst 45 hr Army DOEHRS-IH Initial Course NOV 13-17 (APG-N)Aberdeen Proving Ground North   Campus (APG-N) Bldg 6008 room 24
2018 FY 2nd- 45 hr Army DOEHRS-IH Initial Course JAN 22-26   (APG-N)Aberdeen Proving   Ground North Campus (APG-N) Bldg 6008 room 13
2018 FY 2nd- 45 hr Army DOEHRS-IH Initial Course FEB 26-MAR 2 (APG-N)Aberdeen Proving   Ground North Campus (APG-N) Bldg 6008 room 13
2018 FY 3rd- 45 hr Army DOEHRS-IH Initial Course JUN 11-15   (APG-N)Aberdeen Proving   Ground North Campus (APG-N) Bldg 6008 room 13
2018 FY 4th- 45 hr Army DOEHRS-IH Initial Course AUG 13-17   (APG-N)Aberdeen Proving   Ground North Campus (APG-N) Bldg 6008 room 13

All training courses are planned at APG, MD. Iterations subject to cancellation based on student participation.

ALL ARMY USERS MUST HAVE THE ENTIRE ARMY DOEHRS-IH INITIAL COURSE TO OBTAIN USER ROLES IN ARMY DOEHRS PROGRAM OFFICES.

PARTIAL TRAINING OR TRAINING FROM CONTRACTORS OR OTHER SERVICES IS NOT ACCEPTED BY THE ARMY.

STUDENTS MUST BE COMPLETE WITH PHASE 1 TO ATTEND THE PHASE 2 FACE TO FACE PORTION.

STUDENTS MUST SECURE TRAVEL AND FUNDING 40 DAYS PRIOR TO PHASE 2 CLASS DATE

This course is designed to teach students how to use the Defense Occupational and Environmental Health Readiness System-Industrial Hygiene (DOEHRS-IH) web-based application. It has two parts: phase 1 is online and phase 2 is hands on training. It is for industrial hygiene staff members who will be actively entering data into the DOEHRS-IH application at an Industrial Hygiene Program Office. Upon completion of this phase 1 online course, students will automatically be placed in the queue for phase 2 hands on training. This course is not for individuals who have previously been through this training, or individuals who will not be actively entering data into the application. Please make note that 1.5 days of this course is online in Blackboard and registrants must complete the online portion of this course or they will not be provided a quota for the phase 2 face to face training.

CLASS MATERIALS:

Phase 1-Students will need speakers or headphones to hear the audio. Slide Deck notes pages will be available on Blackboard. Students may wish to print handouts and have them available during the videos. Phase 2-Students are responsible for printing all classroom scenarios and bringing with them to the face to face portion of the course. Bring materials to take notes (pens, pencils, highlighter, self-stick tabs, etc.)

CERTIFICATES, CEUs & POINTS:

Certificates are issued to students who achieve a passing score. Attendance of all online module sections is required in order to receive a certificate for the module. ABIH provides CM points for this module to those who are eligible. CEUs are issued by Career Program 12 for this module to those who meet all passing requirements.

The Army IH Competency supported by this class

Health Hazard Evaluation & Risk Communication

The Technical Learning Objectives of the above IH Competency

1. Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of health risk analysis: establish an exposure assessment strategy; collect basic characterization information (workplace, work force, and agents); assess exposures to the work force; prioritize health risks; implement monitoring and control strategies for unacceptable exposures; schedule and perform periodic reassessments as necessary; and document and communicate health risk exposures.

2. Demonstrate knowledge of how to establish an exposure assessment strategy.

3. Ability to demonstrate knowledge of how to collect basic characterization information (workplace, work force, and agents).

4. Demonstrate knowledge of how to prioritize health risks.

5. Demonstrate knowledge of how to implement monitoring and control strategies for unacceptable exposures.

6. Demonstrate knowledge of how to schedule and perform periodic reassessments as necessary.

7. Demonstrate knowledge of how to document and communicate health risk exposures.

The Defense Occupational Health Readiness-Industrial Hygiene Initial Course offered by the United States Army Public Health Command (USAPHC) and is mandatory for all GS-0690 and GS-0640 careerist.

Class Length

45hrs (3.8hrs online + 4.5 days traditional classroom)

At the end of the course, IH professionals will be able to:
1.
Identify Army IH Business Practice

2. Describe and differentiate between the 8 steps of the DoD IH Exposure Assessment Model via a web-based IH Information Management System, which consist of the following elements:

Define Scope of Support & Resources

Conduct Basic Characterization

Establish Similar Exposure Groups

Develop Workplace Monitoring Plan

Characterize Exposures

Assess Exposures & Recommend Controls

Generate selected Reports

Conduct relevant Re-evaluations

DO NOT ATTEMPT TO REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE AT THIS WEBSITE. You must register at the PHC Blackboard learning site: https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil

Sign up at:

 

https://AIPH-DOHS.ellc.learn.army.mil

1.  On the left of the screen-log in with CAC

2.  In the upper middle of the screen click on "Browse Catalog"

3.  Search Entire Catalog-Course name contains "2018"

4.  Scroll to course, hover mouse over, & click on the down arrow 

5.  Click on "ENROLL"

6.  Click "Submit"

This course is NOT centrally funded. You need to obtain permission from your supervisor and secure funding for TDY expenses.

CLASS MATERIALS: Slide handouts, notes pages, and classroom exercises will be available on Blackboard. Students are responsible for bringing their own printed/electronic material. Power supplies will be available in the classroom for those bringing material electronically. Don’t forget to bring materials to take notes (pens, pencils, highlighter, self-stick tabs, etc.)

The Army does not accept DOEHRS training certificates from Non-Army providers (this includes training from sister services and contractors).

The Army IH Defense Environmental Health Readiness System-Industrial Hygiene (DOEHRS-IH web-based application) Initial Course is provided for Industrial Hygiene staff members who will be actively entering data into the DOEHRS-IH application at an Industrial Hygiene Program Office. The Army does not accept DOEHRS-IH training certificates from any other parties. This course is designed to teach students how to use the Defense Occupational and Environmental Health Readiness System-Industrial Hygiene (DOEHRS-IH) web-based application. It has two parts: phase 1 is online and phase 2 is hands on training. It is for industrial hygiene staff members who will be actively entering data into the DOEHRS-IH application at an Industrial Hygiene Program Office. Upon completion of this phase 1 online course, students will automatically be placed in the queue for phase 2 hands on training. This course is not for individuals who have previously been through Army DOEHRS-IH training, or individuals who will not be actively entering data into the application. Please make note that 1.5 days of this course is online in Blackboard (aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil) and registrants must complete the online portion of this course or they will not be provided a quota for the phase 2 face to face training. Dates for Phase 2 face to face iterations of this course will be announced to those who are enrolled in Phase 1 of Blackboard.

Prerequisites

 Prerequisites: Blackboard self-enrollment at AIPH-DOHS Blackboard Domain aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil (find course in catalog and toggle to enroll) Location: Blackboard Learning site: https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil

CLASS MATERIALS: You will need speakers or headphones to hear the audio. Slide deck notes pages and classroom scenarios will be available on Blackboard. You may wish to print the slide decks and have them available during the videos or classroom lectures.

Make sure you have taken the following steps PRIOR TO APPLYING TO THIS COURSE: All students must have completed the following courses within the last 12 months prior to attending the class:

1.On-line DoD IH Exposure Assessment Model Training found at JKO learning website.
2.The combined HIPAA/Privacy Act training.

3.Information Assurance Training: Annual Information Awareness Training.

The Industrial Hygiene Exposure Assessment Model is the DoD's business practice model and is the building block for the Defense Occupational and Environmental Health Readiness System (DOEHRS-IH) application. The on-line course will explain the 8 steps that are key to evaluating and controlling workers' occupational exposures. As part of the course you will learn about Similar Exposure Groups and statistics that are available in the DOEHRS-IH application.

Remarks

CURRENT COURSE OFFERING:

(course dates, location of training center, maps, instructions, etc. are available at the Blackboard learning site: https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil)

There is no registration fee charge for this course. You will, however, be responsible for your own TDY expenses, including the payment of your hotel bill when you checkout. Pre and post testing will be done online and participants will need a CAC and an AKO account to register.

How to self-enroll in Blackboard? Here’s how:

1. CLEAR YOUR CACHE

Go into "Tools" then "Internet Options"

-delete history and cookies,

-then under Browsing History select "Settings" then click "View Files"

select all and then hit the Delete Key. That deletes all stored cookies.

-Then click the content tab and clear ssl slate (you may need to refresh

your browser-depending on which version of IE you have)

2. Visit the PHC Blackboard site.

https://aiph-dohs.ellc.learn.army.mil

3. Login with your CAC.

4. Locate and click on the “COURSES” tab at the top of the screen.

5. Scroll down until you see the class.

6. Hover your mouse over the class and it will turn peach/pink and

display a grey drop down arrow.

7. Click the grey arrow and select enroll.

8. The link will be listed in your courses now and you can

get started.

NO SHOWS AND LATE CANCELATIONS WILL NOT BE TOLERATED

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