Noise At Work
Learn about the dangers of excessive noise at work and how you can help to reduce or control these risks.
There are many workplaces that have dangerous levels of noise. Whether you are vulnerable to damage depends on the volume of the noise and the length of time you are exposed to it.
Even listening to music too loud on earphones while you work can cause damage to your hearing and the harsh reality is, when you lose your hearing you’ll probably never get it back. No job is worth irreversible hearing loss.
Employers have legal obligations around protecting the hearing of their employees, but even with these health and safety rules in place, many people are at risk.
Employees also have legal obligations and this short e-learning course will help any individual understand the importance of reducing or controlling the risks from noise at work.
By the end of this course learners shall:
Start to realise how dangerous excessive noise can be to hearing
Learn how to reduce and control the risks of noise at work
Gain knowledge on practical and cost effective ways to protect you and other's hearing
Understand more about the legal obligations on employers and employees
Start to care more about hearing health
Quartz specializes in delivering e-learning courses and business tools to organizations and the general public. They deliver a range of professional development courses, health and safety courses, environment courses and general work force courses.
All programs are developed to align with industry standards and they offer many skillsets that are a necessity for the modern workplace. Their training facilitators are certified trainers and assessors and backgrounds range from various sectors which include; training and development, health and safety, environmental management and more.
Quartz only works in conjunction with subject matter experts (SME's) on course topics which ensures you receive the best top-quality training in the topics you choose to study.
Who Should Complete This Course ?
This course is suitable for anyone that works in a noisy work environment or anyone wishing to gain a better understanding about the risks and control measures available for excessive noise at work. The course is relevant for:
✔ Airport ground staff, school teachers in noisy classrooms