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Noise Awareness

Acudemy Training
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1 hour
20 GBP excl. VAT
English
Full time/part time
Online courses
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Professional Training

Course description

Noise Awareness

Around 17,000 people in the UK suffer deafness, ringing in the ears or other ear conditions caused by excessive noise at work. However, this damage is preventable if the right steps are taken but once your hearing has gone it will not come back.

This course starts by going into detail about how dangerous noise can be in the workplace, and the main safety issues you should be aware of. It will take you through some of the simple science, the main laws that apply and introduce you to noise level limits. It also covers some of the specific health risks and how to avoid them by producing risk assessments, action plans and through the provision of appropriate Personal Protective Equipment. The course will conclude by examining how to provide information and instructions to employees, along with the most professional way to conduct workforce health surveillance.

Advantages

One of the key points this course is intended to teach is why it is so important to undertake and action points outlined in a noise risk assessment. This may include the use of PPE, limiting how long workers are exposed to noise or a number of other control measures that must be understood and followed. Understanding the risks and why controls are in place will mean workers are much more likely to consistently adhere to them.

IIRSM approval means that this course meets the rigorous standards of this leading industry body.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work and personal life.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is aimed at people that work in industries where excessive noise is a potential hazard. These include factories, manufacturing environments, entertainment, hospitality, mining, construction and metal working to name a few.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

IIRSM Accredited certificate upon successful completion of the course

Training Course Content

Modules included in this course:

1 Noise in the Workplace

2 Legislation

3 Health Risks

4 Action Plans

5 Prioritising Controls

6 Personal Protective Equipment

7 Information and Health Surveillance

Why choose Acudemy Training

100% certified & specialised trainers delivering face to face, webinars and on-site courses

5 locations where courses are being delivered, with a concentration to Central London

More than 90% of satisfied individuals and organisations (2000+ students trained so far)

Continuing Studies

Many of our other Health and Safety courses compliment this one include, Working Safely, COSHH, Abrasive Wheels and Asbestos Awareness.

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