Training

Health Links has a variety of trainings scheduled throughout 2018! Check the calendar to the right for scheduled trainings and to register. If you have any questions about our events, contact our director of education, Joshua Scott, at Joshua.Scott@ucdenver.edu.

We also offer a variety of online safety courses here.

  • July 19, 2018

    Gas and Vapor Sampling Methods Workshop

    Time 8:00 am–4:00 pm
    Location CU Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South, Room 2305, 13121 E. 17th Ave. Aurora, CO 80045
    Description

    Join us for a day-long professional development course on gas, vapor, and aerosol monitoring methods. In this workshop, participants will review new gas and vapor sampling and monitoring techniques, evaluate validation protocols for sampling, and discuss how to select the right laboratory for sample analysis. Dr. Martin Harper has distilled his expertise and experience into a two-part course on industrial hygiene air sampling and analysis techniques, which will be offered in just one day. We encourage safety professionals to advantage of this opportunity to refresh their knowledge of the field, learn something new, and get their questions answered.

    This is training is brought to you by the Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health and the CO chapter of the American Industrial Hygiene Association.

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  • July 25, 2018

    Health Links™ Webinar: Take the Pulse of Your Organization’s Culture

    Time 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
    Location Online
    Description

    To effectively manage your workplace health and safety efforts you have to measure them. During this session, attendees will learn about how to take the pulse of their organization’s culture using employee surveys. Dr. Natalie Schwatka from the Center for Health, Work & Environment will cover what types of questions should be included in a well-designed survey, how to interpret survey results, and the benefits of using this kind of assessment.

    Health Links is a signature program of the Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health.

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  • August 8, 2018

    Health Links™ Webinar: Health Equity and Inclusion

    Time 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
    Location Online
    Description

    Organizational culture changes for the better when employees feel engaged, supported, and included. In this webinar, attendees will learn best practices for engaging employees by focusing on good communication and inclusion. Anyone interested in learning strategies to promote health equity and inclusion in their workplace is encouraged to attend.

    Health Links is a signature program of the Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health.

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  • August 16, 2018

    Health Links™ Event: Celebrating Colorado's Healthiest Places to Work

    Time 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
    Location CU South Denver, 10035 S. Peoria Street, Lone Tree, CO 80134
    Description

    Join Health Links to celebrate and recognize businesses, nonprofits, and community partners creating healthy, safe workplaces in Colorado. This event is an opportunity to network with like-minded organizations, share best practices, and connect with local vendors. We are excited to present an all-star line-up including business executives, health and wellness leaders, and public health professionals. If you are, or want to be, part of creating health, safe workplaces, you won't want to miss this.

    Health Links is a signature program of the Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health.

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  • August 19, 2018

    WCI Conference

    Time 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Location The Orlando World Center Marriott, 8701 World Center Dr, Orlando, FL 32821
    Description

    This annual Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference brings together a range of workers' compensation stakeholders to network and learn. The second day of the conference, Monday, August 20, will feature a Total Worker Health® track that covers worker compensation case studies, return on investment research, training and education needs, and community partnerships. The Center for Health Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health along with other Education and Research Centers supported by the CDC/NIOSH will be leading the track and sharing their research. Continuing education credits will be available.

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  • August 28, 2018

    Safety Training for Marijuana Cultivation Workers

    Time 8:30 am–4:00 pm
    Location Pueblo City County Building, 3rd Floor Conference Room, 101 W 9th St, Pueblo CO 81003
    Description

    Join the Center for Health, Work & Environment and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) for a training on workplace safety best practices in marijuana cultivation. This training will focus on recommendations from the CDPHE's "Guide to Worker Safety and Health in the Marijuana Industry," the first comprehensive workplace health and safety guide specific to the cannabis industry. Anyone working in the marijuana cultivation industry is encouraged to attend.

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  • September 5, 2018

    Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare (AOHP) Annual Conference

    Time 7:15 am–5:30 pm
    Location Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa, 9495 W. Coyotes Blvd., Glendale, AZ 85305
    Description

    This annual event offers educational, networking, and skill-development opportunities to help occupational health professionals use the most up-to-date tools and information. Healthcare providers, safety officers, industrial hygienists, and more are encouraged to attend.

    The Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health serves on the conference planning committee and will be sharing knowledge and resources at the event.

    Learn more about the event here.

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  • September 11, 2018

    AIHA and ASSE CO Chapter Fall Tech Conference

    Time 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Location Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd, Arvada, CO 80003
    Description

    This conference brings together hundreds of occupational health and safety professionals to share knowledge and network across industries. The event is hosted by the American Industrial Hygiene Association Rocky Mountain Section and the Colorado Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers, two leading professional organizations for occupational health and safety experts.

    The Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health will have a booth at the event. Stop by and visit us!

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    Abstract submissions are now being accepted. Submit an abstract. For more information, visit aiha-rms.org/conference.

  • September 13, 2018

    WestON

    Time 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Location The Curtis Hotel, 1405 Curtis Street Denver, CO 80202
    Description

    Every year, professionals working in occupational health and safety from across the western United States come together at the Western States Occupational Network (WestON) meeting. The event is a great opportunity for epidemiologists, state and local health department officials, statistics coordinators, and other public health professionals in the region to meet and share ideas about occupational health and safety. Worker health and safety issues, available resources, and effective programs are discussed.

    WestON is hosted by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Western States Division and the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists. The Center for Health Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health serves on the planning committee.

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  • September 15, 2018

    International Society of Respiratory Protection (ISRP) Conference

    Time 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Location The Westin Denver Downtown Hotel and Conference Center, 1672 Lawrence Street, Denver, CO 80202
    Description

    The ISRP Conference is an international meeting of the world's experts in the practice and science of respiratory protection. Hear presentations on innovation and best practices in respiratory protection and develop meaningful professional connections with attendees from around the world. The Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health serves on the event planning committee and will be joining the event to share knowledge and resources.

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  • September 24, 2018

    International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) Conference

    Time 8:00 am–5:00 pm
    Location Marriott Marquis, 901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washingto​n, DC​ 20001
    Description

    The theme of this year’s IOHA International Scientific Conference​ is “Bringing Better Health to Workers Worldwide.” Roughly 1,000 experts will come together for this special event featuring networking and technical learning opportunities. Professionals working in occupational hygiene, exposure science, risk management, and other related occupational health and safety fields are encouraged to attend.

    The Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health will be sharing knowledge at resources at the event. Stop by their booth!

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