This course covers the evaluation and reduction of noise hazards in the construction industry. Course topics include OSHA Construction Noise Standards, properties of sound, noise-induced hearing loss, noise exposure control, selection and use of hearing protection, conducting sound level surveys, and worker training.
Classroom/self-study demonstrations of noise instrumentation and hearing protection devices are featured. The target audience is the construction employer or representative designated with the responsibility to develop a construction noise program.
Upon course completion students will understand the properties of sound and its relationship to noise-induced hearing loss, hearing protection usage, how to conduct sound level surveys, and the requirements for training workers.
LEARNING METHOD: Self-study in 6 hours
- An Open Book Test
- You must make a score of at least 75% to pass this course.
- Upon successful completion of the course and pass the tests, a participant will receive a certificate of OSHA #7400 by BWCSP
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- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 6 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Students 150
- Assessments Yes