Online Noise Awareness Training
According to the Health & Safety Executive, over one million employees in Great Britain are exposed to levels of noise that put their hearing at risk. Around 75,000 in the UK suffer deafness, ringing in the ears or other ear conditions caused by excessive noise at work. It is a legal requirement, therefore, that those who work with excessive noise are appropriately protected and trained.
Ensures compliance with the Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005
Developed by Health & Safety Professionals
RoSPA and CPD Accredited Course
High Quality Training Experience
Fully Online Course, Instant Access
High Quality Certificate posted the next working day
Who Should take this course
The course is aimed at all levels of employees, including managers, supervisors, workers and contractors, who may be exposed to noise in the workplace. This includes, but is not limited to, industries such as:
It is also suitable for any workers with the responsibility of carrying out a noise risk assessment for their organisation.
On successful completion of the course a high quality, personalised certificate will be posted to you the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.
All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
This course is also accredited by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, as providing quality and content-approved training.
The course contains the following sections:
- Introduction to Noise Awareness - why noise awareness is important, how noise is measured and the effects of noise.
- The Legal Framework - the law, employer responsibilities, employee duties, benefits of following the law and the supply of equipment.
- Assessing the Risk - how to undertake a noise risk assessment and the competent person.
- Controlling and Reducing Risk - purchasing policy, reducing noise at the source, personal protective equipment, information, instruction and training and health surveillance.
The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 12 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 75%. The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed. If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.
Approximately 1 hour to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.
£25 + VAT