OSHA’s Standard 1910.95 Monitoring Noise Levels Non-Mandatory Informational Appendix states that it may be essential to measure or monitor the actual noise levels in the workplace and to calculate the employees’ daily noise exposure, or “dose,” in order to ascertain whether exposures are at or over this level.
The goal of this course is to sensitize students about noise risk assessment, its significance and procedures for hearing-related problems at workplace.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
The intentional audience for this course is all those people who are working or maintaining
operation on site. These personnel include
a) Treatment, storage and disposal personnel;
b) Hazardous waste cleanup personnel;
c) Emergency responders (HAZMAT personnel).
At the completion of this course, students will be able to learn:
Purpose of Noise Monitoring
Noise Monitoring Program Implementation
Techniques of Noise Measurement
Frequency of Performing Noise Surveys
Equipment and Technical Instructions
Students are expected to take quiz after every module as a test of their competence. The quiz will
contain short questions from the respective modules.