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Occupational Health Technician Course (3 Days) August

11th August 2020 - 13th August 2020



Objects of the course – to provide candidates with all the necessary skills to operate as an Occupational Health Technician under the supervision of an Occupational Health Advisor.

Day 1

  • Introduction to Occupational Health
  • Professional Standards and Responsibilities
  • Record keeping
  • Objects of Health Screening and Health Surveillance.
  • Standards of fitness for common medicals Safety Critical/Driver/Fork Lift truck/Confined space etc.
  • Measurements – Weight Height waist/hip ratio
  • Optical tests
  • Blood pressure
  • Musculoskeletal assessment
  • Routine urine testing
  • Basic Life Support/Defibrillation/ Anaphylaxis

Day 2

  • Skin surveillance
  • Introduction to HAVS
  • Drug and Alcohol Testing (Chain of Custody)
  • Spirometry

Day 3

  • Audiometry
  • Practice and examination.

Successful candidates will be awarded a certificate and will be required to complete a workbook over the following 12 months which will be require verification by a OHA/OHT/RN that the candidate has been working under supervision.

The course is held at Tingdene House 21-24 Bradfield Road Wellingborough NN8 4HB Timings 09:00 – 16:00

Lunch and refreshments provided.

The course will be modified if it is presented via Zoom


11th August 2020
13th August 2020


Network Medical Occupational Health
03333 441335


Network Medical Services
Tingdene House, 21 -24 Bradfield Road
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 4HB United Kingdom
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