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Noise Awareness

Course information

Target group:

All personnel who could potentially be exposed to noise in the workplace on offshore installations.

Description:

This course aims to give offshore personnel the knowledge required to understand the hazards and controls associated with noise in the workplace.

 

Course Content
- Describe what noise-induced hearing loss is, and identify the early warning signs and symptoms to look out for
- Explain the workings of the human ear, how noise exposure causes damage, and the effects of such damage
- Explain the responsibilities and duties of employers and employees under current legislation
- Explain how noise is measured and identify the noise levels above which employers should take action to
reduce exposure
- Explain the risk assessment requirements
- Identify the control measures that should be taken to reduce exposure to noise
- Explain the requirements for hearing protection; how to use the different methods of hearing protection and the importance of maintaining hearing protection
- Describe the common roles involved in lifting operations
- Explain the importance of health surveillance

Contact

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