IOA Workplace Noise

IOA Workplace Noise

Safety Training

IOA Workplace Noise

Course Date(s) 18th February 2020

4 days + exam day
18th 19th 20th 21st February
Exam Date March 6th 2020

Aims:

The aims of the Certificate Course are two-fold.
- to enable course delegates to appreciate the nature of noise hazards in the workplace and the need to protect the hearing of employees.
- to enable them to advise and assist employers to meet statutory duties relating to noise in the workplace.


Course Content:

After completing the course, students should be able to:

– Explain the requirements of the current legislation and regulations.

– Understand the elements of a noise risk assessment, and the part that noise exposure assessment plays.

– Make satisfactory measurements of noise levels in workplaces.

– Assess daily noise exposure levels of employees from information about noise levels and work patterns.

– Advise on the components of a noise action plan.

– Select suitable hearing protection.

– Identify areas where noise reduction is required and discuss basic noise control techniques.

– Assess the effectiveness of noise control measures.

 


Course Duration

4 days + exam day

Number of Delegates

12

Certification

Delegates will receive a certificate from the Institute of Acoustics upon successful completion

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