Hand Arm Vibration One Day Course
Creating a robust HAVS Management System
Cost Per Person: £300.00 (£360.00 inc VAT)
Quote available on request.
Course Length: 1 day
To arrange for an on-site course, you can give us a call on 01723 584250 or you can fill in the form below detailing your requirements so that we can send you an individual quotation.
What's the aim of the course?
The Law requires companies to assess the risk of injury from vibratory tools in the workplace. This course is designed to provide an understanding of the Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 and what is needed to comply with them.
Who Are These Courses For?
This course is designed for anyone with “Safety”, “Health” or “Environment” in their job title or description.
We have a proven record that in these three short days we will not only make your job easier, but also the work that you carry out more effective. Helping you provide a safer workplace at less risk of claims and Local Authority intervention.
What do we cover?
- An introduction to Vibration
- How Vibration affects humans
- Health surveillance
- The Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 overview
- Defending and mitigating claims
- Vibration meters and making measurements
- Operator’s tool vibration exposure
- Monitoring and restricting exposure in the workplace
- Controlling vibration
What Will You Learn?
- The best practices for using instruments
- Taking accurate measurements
- Some background to the science
- An insight into legislation & standards
- Measurement practice and assessment hints & tips
- A Castle Certificate of Attendance
- CPD Points
- Hard Copy of Course Notes
"Very helpful course that has given me a better understanding of HAVS. Well presented and informative."
David Sinclair, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Course very informative, not too long and kept interesting."
Tony McElroy, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"I have been dealing with Castle for 18 years and have been very pleased with the products and services I have used on every occasion. I have always received help with problems and queries and recentlry have been imprewssed with the outstanding quality of service from Michael Mann when he assisted me in understanding my vibration meter."
Peter Cresswell Sodexo, - 12th May 2015
"A concise course ideal for line managers to understand HAV and WMV legislation and requirements upon them and te company."
Dan Lake , Jeld-Wen - 3rd Nov 2015
"Very informative session, excellent break down of complicated parts of the syllabus. Enjoyable."
Corrie Nicholson, Hull College - 20th May 2014
"Competent and knowledgeable."
Tony Dean, Halton Borough Council - 12th May 2015
"Dry subject made interesting. Well Done."
Ewan Ridoch, WM Donald Limited - 20th May 2014
"Excellent Course, Very informative"
Dave King, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Interesting Course Material well presented. All questions answered, overall very good course."
Craig Weir, Nth Lanarkshire Council - 23rd Nov 2017
"Very enjoyable and instructive course, will inspire me to put a plan together to manage HAVS."
John Wilson, BWML - 20th May 2014
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