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NOC - Noise Officers Course

For upcoming dates & registration:

Please visit http://www.nvms.com.au/courses/noise-officer-course.shtml

Overview

Do you need to carry out detailed occupational noise assessments in your workplace, in accordance with Australian standards and legislation?

This accredited course provides all the tools necessary to become an approved Noise Officer (noise assessor) under the legislation of the Resources Safety Division of WA’s Dept of Mines and Petroleum. The qualification is recognized throughout WA and other Australian states and territories.

Course Duration:

5 days

 

Content

  • Basic Acoustics
  • Acoustic Analysis
  • Instrumentation
  • Hearing and Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Protection
  • Noise Control
  • Noise Exposure
  • Noise Surveys and Reporting
  • Practical Noise Measurement
  • Standards and Legislation

Who Should Attend

  • Occupational hygienists
  • OHS practitioners and advisers
  • Acoustic Consultants
  • Anyone tasked with workplace noise measurement

Participants will learn how to:

  • Understand noise as a workplace problem
  • Use noise instruments competently to take meaningful measurements
  • Calculate daily noise exposures
  • Implement basic noise controls
  • Assess and recommend appropriate hearing protection
  • Present clear and useful recommendations
  • Write detailed, practical noise reports that make a difference