Online Virtual Classroom

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Course credits: 0.75
Course contact hours: 7.5
Seats available: 27
Instructor(s): Stephanie Carter, Mr. Gerry Croteau

Class description

This course focuses on describing noise hazards in the workplace. The course includes; OSHA occupational noise exposure standards, properties of sound, noise-induced hearing loss, noise exposure control, selection and use of hearing protection, sound level surveys, noise dosimetry, and worker training. Classroom demonstrations of noise instrumentation and hearing protection devices are featured. The target audience is the employer or representative designated with the responsibility to develop a noise program. At the conclusion of this course, students will describe sound properties and their relationship to noise-induced hearing loss, hearing protection usage, and using a sound level meter.


8:00 am to 4:00 pm | Friday, July 26, 2024  Pacific Time


Registration for this online class is generally restricted to residents or employees within OSHA Region 10 (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska). Please contact us regarding your eligibility to attend the class.

Zoom Video Conference Virtual Classroom Format: attendees are required to have an active audio and video connection using a desktop or laptop computer, a cellphone connection is insufficient for class participation. A high speed internet connection is recommended.

Course materials will be provided in digital format only.


Other dates and locations

OSHA #7400 Occupational Noise Exposure Hazards

Online Virtual Classroom