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When

Thursday November 20, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM EST
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Where

Courtyard Marriott London, Wellington North Room 
864 Exeter Rd. (519-680-0077)
London, ON L8R 1E2
 

 
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Contact

Len Lyons 
Workplace Medical Corp. 
1 800-268-6967 ext. 2226
len.lyons@workplacemedical.com 
 

Essentials for an Effective Hearing Conservation Program 

Please join us for an engaging one day Hearing Conservation certificate course.

This one-day certificate course will outline the fundamentals of an effective program, explain how to interpret your reports, and provide you with the knowledge and expertise you need to maximize your program results.


The course will cover the following topics:

  •  Physiology of hearing
  • Nature of sound
  • What is noise and how much is too much?
  •  Noise induced hearing loss
  • Overview of a hearing conservation program
  • The administrator’s role in the program
  • Noise measurement & exposure analysis
  • Hearing protection Hearing testing & understanding the results
  • Educating the workforce Legal issues (MOL, WSIB, etc.)
  • Employee issues
  • Administration, data keeping, & record keeping
  • Statistical analysis
  • Setting and achieving goals

 

Upon completion, you will know how to recognize noise issues, educate those at risk, select proper hearing protection, understand hearing test reports and, over time, reduce or even eventually eliminate Noise Induced Hearing Loss.

Audience

  • HR managers and specialists
  • Health & Safety managers and supervisors
  • Occupational Health Nurses
  • Health & Safety team

Presenter: Karen Vye

Karen Vye is a highly regarded and recognized expert in Hearing Conservation, Consulting and Training. Karen has more than 25 years experience providing education and training for corporate clients implementing and monitoring programs. Karen has also taught hearing conservation at Centennial College and presented a workshop in mobile hearing testing and medical surveillance in Ankara, Turkey for the Turkish Department of La bour.

"The hearing conservation trainingcourseis fantastic! The best there is around and Ihave told that to many! The knowledge, the skill, and theunderstanding thatI have gain and walked away with is invaluable and has given me the confidence to practice and teach hearing conservation at a level that exceeds the expectation of most (even mine). "

Georgia Pollard RN DOHN

Fee

$495.00 + HST per person, second person from same company, $475.00+HST

Early Bird Discount: Register before September 30: $445.00 + HST

Additional Information

  • Lunch is included
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi