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W-503: NOISE - MEASUREMENT AND EFFECTS

Description

NOISE IS A POTENTIAL HAZARD IN MOST  WORKPLACES.

NOISE INDUCED HEARING LOSS IS DEPENDENT  ON LOUDNESS (DECIBELS) AS WELL  THE FREQUENCY OF THE SOUND.

THE AIM OF THE W-503 COURSE IS TO PROVIDE PRACTICAL UNDERSTANDING OF NOISE HAZARDS  AND THE EFFECTS OF NOISE ON PEOPLE.  THE COURSE  DETAILS THE APPROACHES IN PERFORMING RISK ASESSMENT, NOISE MEASUMENTS AND NOISE CONTROL ALTERNATIVES.

ALSO INCLUDED:  STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS , HEARING CONSERVATION AND TRAINING.

Topics

Upon successful completion, attendees will be able to:
Describe the consequences to health and well being of excessive exposure to noise
Understand the measurement (including dosimetry) of noise in relation to currentstandards
Conduct surveys in the workplace to assess risks from noise
Advise on the need and means of control including engineering controls   and PPE
o Environmental noise assessment and concerns. Measurement of environmental noise
Understand various standards and  regulations and good practices

Training info

Status: This event is approved by OHTA for the international qualifications scheme
Approved by OHTA
Category: Hazardous Substances
Level: Intermediate
Training provider: JAS International LLC

Info

Location Kuala Lumpur
Starts 24 Apr 2017 00:00
Ends 28 Apr 2017 00:00
Course leader Jas Singh PhD, CIH
Places 15
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