Hearing Conservation

NZQA Unit Standard 17594



Successful trainees receive NZQA Unit Standard 17594, Level 3, Credits 3 - Demonstrate knowledge of hearing conservation in the workplace

Course Duration

4-6 Hours


$110 plus GST per person

Course Overview

People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: the mechanism of hearing, and the causes of hearing impairment; how sound intensity is measured, the hearing comfort zone, and the effects of noise on the hearing mechanism; types of, and the benefits of using, hearing protection equipment; and workplace hearing protection programme requirements