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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.


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


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