Introduction to Certification Testing Workshop

May 8, 2024

Course Description
This half-day course reinforces the knowledge gained in our Safety Cabinet Technology course by providing hands-on practice.

Participants Will Learn

  • How to follow NSF 49 and IEST RPs requirements and appropriate test procedures for BSC certification
  • What test equipment is required for the tests
  • How to develop a testing grid for a BSC
  • How to evaluate BSC airflow using smoke visualization
  • How to conduct a smoke pattern test
  • How to conduct a site assessment
  • How to perform airflow tests
  • How to perform HEPA leak testing

This Course is For
certifiers, industrial hygienists and biosafety officers

Instructor Team

  • Ron Gingras, Biological Safety Cabinet Specialist, Eagleson Institute
  • Tony Hawkins, Senior Service Technician, Air Techniques International
  • Bryan Lavallee, Senior Service Technician, Baker Company

Tuition of $395 must be paid in full to guarantee a space in the class. Tuition includes: course manual, lunch and an Eagleson Institute certificate.

Prerequisite: This course must be taken in conjunction with Eagleson Institute’s Safety Cabinet Technology course.