Global occupational health and workplace hazard monitoring expert Casella has announced its schedule of industry leading webinars for 2021. The schedule of free to attend, virtually accessible webinars covers Casella’s areas of core competency. These include workplace monitoring for dust, gas and vapour hazards, as well as instrumentation usage and best practice. The sessions will also cover monitoring for Hand Arm Vibration (HAV) and sampling for asbestos. In order to reach worldwide attendees, two sessions will be run on each date. One will take place at 10 a.m. with a later session at 3 p.m. This will ensure learners across multiple time zones can benefit. Each webinar will conclude with a Q&A session to recap.
Casella 2021 webinar series schedule is set to run as follows:
23rd June – Setting up Air Sampling Pumps
Setting up air sampling pumps and their associated items is paramount to ensuring accurate exposure data. This webinar covers selecting the correct pump, setting up a ‘sample train’ and ensuring accurate flow. It will also cover best practices to ensure good quality data.
21st July – Introduction to HAV Monitoring
Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) is a serious condition you can prevent with the correct control of exposure. This webinar reviews the terminology around HAV measurement, legislation and exposure limits. It will also cover how to measure exposure on tools correctly and subsequently calculate exposure levels.
11th August – Introduction to Asbestos Sampling
This session will provide a quick insight into the international use of asbestos, both now and historically. It will go into its associated health risks and how to perform air sampling for asbestos as well. Attendees will be guided through the equipment and accessories needed with best practice advice on how to set up equipment.
15th September – Introduction to Dust Sampling
This webinar will guide attendees through different facets of dust monitoring using air sampling pumps, including types of dust to measure and the selection of equipment, such as sampling heads or filters. Additionally, the webinar will cover how to calculate airborne concentration and exposure.
20th October – Use of SLM’s and Noise Dosimeters
This session will guide attendees through the applications and uses of noise dosimeters and sound level meters, It will also discuss the pros and cons of each. This session will also provide a best practice guide to getting the most from noise monitoring equipment, and critical ‘do’s and don’ts’ of instrumentation.
24th November – Introduction to Sampling Gases and Vapours
Personal sampling of vapours and gases requires knowledge to select the correct sampling media and the right accessories and flow rates. This webinar covers sources of information, how to set up a ‘sample train’, and how to select the correct air-sampling pump and equipment calibration.
To sign up for any of Casella 2021 Webinar Series, free of charge, visit;
UK & International – www.casellasolutions.com/uk/en/support/training/Casella-Webinar-Schedule.html
USA – www.casellasolutions.com/us/en/support/WebinarScheduleUS.html
To find out more about Casella’s industry-leading range of monitoring solutions, you can also visit www.casellasolutions.com
Casella is dedicated to reducing environmental and occupational health risks by developing equipment and technology for dust, noise and vibration monitoring.
Casella’s core purpose is to create technology aimed at improving the working environment of employees, while providing robust data and equipment platforms to enable organisations to remain compliant with health and safety regulations. The company is an expert in the integration of sensor technology and data management systems that further improve productivity and overall safety in the workplace. Casella’s range of instrumentation includes real-time dust monitors and personal sampling pumps. It also includes sound level meters, personal dosimeters, hand-arm vibration and boundary/fence-line monitors. Casella is a global business, part of the IDEAL Industries Inc. group of companies. Casella has offices in the UK, US, Australia, China and India.
The company has provided precision instrumentation since 1799 and supplied eminent figures, including Charles Darwin, with instrumentation for exploration and scientific work. Casella works with a network of specialist distributors to provide local service and client support to those searching out solutions for risk reduction and management.