HEARING CONSERVATION AND SAFETY COURSE OVERVIEW
We live in a noisy world… sometimes too noisy. Nearly 50 million Americans have experienced hearing loss from exposure to hazardous sound levels.
For tens of thousands of them, this exposure occurred while they were doing their job. OSHA’s Hearing Conservation Standard was created to address this hazard and protect the hearing of employees..
HEARING CONSERVATION AND SAFETY COURSE TOPICS:
- The mechanics of sound.
- How the ear works.
- Hazardous noise in the workplace.
- Wearing ear muffs.
- Using ear plugs and canal caps.
- The importance of regular hearing tests.
- And more
HEARING CONSERVATION AND SAFETY COURSE DURATION:
Approximately 30 minutes
HEARING CONSERVATION AND SAFETY TESTING:
Testing conducted in this online Hearing Conservation and Safety course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Users are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.
HEARING CONSERVATION AND SAFETY CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.