Hearing protection

TRAINING description

This training provides the workers with the necessary knowledge to understand the importance of protecting their hearing.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

-  Notions of anatomy of the hearing mechanism

-  How noise affects our ears (deafness)

-  Non-auditory effects of noise

-  Psychosocial effects of noise

-  The applicable laws and regulations

-  Personal protective equipment:

     -  Types of protection

     -  Their advantages and disadvantages

     -  How to use earplugs

     -  Influences of adjustment on the efficacy of protective equipment

     -  When must hearing protectors be worn?

TARGET AUDIENCE
Employees and managers
TRAINING duration

2h00