Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course

Learn how to comply with The Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005

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Cost Per Person: £975.00 (£1170.00 inc VAT)

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Course Length: 3 days

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On this Noise at Work Assessments Training Course you will learn all of the requirements of complying with The Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005. Our highly experienced and qualified tutors will cover all current legislation and standards, a large practical session of using sound level meters, analysing your measured data, understanding noise and it’s effects on humans and principles of acoustics.

Who Should Attend this Noise at Work Training?

Any organisation where noise is an issue should have a competent person for Noise at Work Risk Assessments. This person may be a professional safety officer, a works manager or simply someone who has been given the responsibility for it. The course forms an ideal follow up to a NEBOSH diploma or can be simply stand-alone.

If you’re unsure whether this course is suitable for you, you can download Module 1 for free.

Aims and Objectives of this Noise at Work Training

The course is designed to meet the requirements of the Noise at Work Regulations, giving you the knowledge and skills to be classed as "competent" to carry out Noise at Work Risk Assessments. The subjects covered vary from the principles of acoustics to the identification and management of noise problems. Practical elements are included to help you with the task of reducing noise exposure in the workplace.

  • To ensure that you have an understanding of the principles of acoustics
  • To develop an understanding of the effects of noise on people
  • To give you and insight into instrumentation and practical noise monitoring
  • To develop in-depth knowledge of Noise at Work Legislation
  • To provide you with an insight into the principles of noise control
  • To ensure you can prepare a report to satisfy HSE requirements

Noise at Work Training Course Overview

The course consists of 3 modules, which are structured in the following way.

Module 1 Distance Learning Pack

Module 1 is designed to guide you through the basic principles of acoustics incorporating the concepts of sound pressure level, including notation and units used. The format of Module 1 is an hour long webinar, giving you the flexibility to study as and when you want. The work in Module 1 gives you a good foundation and should be attempted before attending Module 2.

You can download Module 1 for free here.

Module 2 Three Day Seminar

The syllabus for module 2 will include major topics incorporating acoustic theory, noise at work measurement parameters, noise reduction techniques, Legislation and standards, instrumentation and measurement. There is also a heavy practical element of the course to familiarise you with the techniques of measurement in the workplace and the fundamental operation of instruments.

Module 3 Noise at Work Risk Assessment Report

This can either be produced using results from measurements taken during module 2 or can be a project of your choice, which involves the production of a noise at work risk assessment report. This report is the basis of certification for the course and is marked by your tutor. On successful completion, a certificate of competence will be issued.

What will you achieve?

Successful completion of the three modules will result in the awarding of a 3 Year Certificate of Competency, giving you the evidence you need to prove your suitability for performing assessments in the workplace.

"Well organised, good slides , flowed easily maths examples planned well and fairly straight forward. Stephen very good he kept to the task and was not side tracked. Great few days."
Andrea Weatherly, Bernard Mathews Foods Limited - 30th Apr 2013

"The course was very informative and easy to follow, the tutor was clear and precise, I was made to feel very comfortable."
Marianne Lawrence, Bernard Mathews Foods Limited - 15th Jan 2013

"Great course, good venue. Would recommend this course for anyone who has Noise at Work Responsibilities. "
Steve Arnold, Turner Powertrain Systems - 12th Jul 2011

"The Castle noise at Work course was very good. The format and presentation of the course was excellent and the presenters were very knowledgeable and offered a high standard of advice."
Dawn Wilson, Euro Environmental Limited - 22nd Mar 2011

"The course was very well run, the trainer was one of the best I have had. We got looked after from start to finish. The hotel was the best and I will be looking at more courses in the future with Castle."
Dave Brambill, Caterpillar UK - 28th Mar 2017

"Great location, friendly relaxed atmosphere' sensible workload. All of these contributed to a pleasurable course."
Wosciech Kromaliaci, Serco Ltd - 28th Mar 2017

"I thoroughly enjoyed the course and the relaxed manner it was delivered in. Steve worked well with the dynamics of the group and adapted the course to suit."
Emma Hopes, Serco - 13th Sep 2011

"All in all the course was very good. The training location was faultless and the lecturer was very knowledgeable and easy to follow. Stephen answered all questions and queries posed to him which helped in gaining an understanding of NAW. I feel I have gained a lot from this course, hopefully the project will show this."
Phil Smith, Humber Fire & Rescue Service - 22nd May 2012

"Very good course with an excellent tutor"
Martin Butt, Cummins on site course - 11th Jul 2017

"Having had no previous knowledge at all about noise think the course is pitched very well. At no time did I feel lost and the instructor Stephen was excellent in knowledge and attitude towards the group."
Tony Harrison, Humberside Fire & Rescue Service - 16th Jul 2013

This is a random sample of the 237 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course.

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  • Adam Darlow, South Yorkshire Police
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  • Carl Nicholson, Stobart Rail
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