Hearing Conservation / Heat Stress

CLASSROOM TRAINING
The first hour of the training provides participants with a review of the organization's hearing conservation plan, which includes sources of noise in the specific work environment, causes of hearing loss, physical dynamics of sound energy, posting requirements, audiometric testing, use and care of provided PPE, and engineering/administrative controls. This hour meets the requirements of Cal-OSHA General Industry Safety Orders §5098(a)(4), §5097(d)(5)(A)&(B), and §5099(a). The second hour provides a review of the types/hazards of heat stress, signs and symptoms of overexposure, first-aid, control methods, and prevention of heat stress injuries. This hour meets the requirements of Cal-OSHA General Industry Safety Orders §3395. Regulation: General Industry Safety Order 5099; 3395; Safety Policy. If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email, training@cjpia.org, within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays. (Duration: 2 Hours)
Topics Covered:
  • Sources of noise in the specific work environment
  • Causes of hearing loss
  • The physical dynamics of sound energy
  • Posting requirements
  • Audiometric testing
  • Use and care of provided PPE and engineering / administrative controls
  • Types / hazards of heat stress
  • Signs and symptoms of overexposure
  • Administration of first-aid
  • Control methods and prevention of heat stress injuries
Duration:
2 hours
Code/regulation:
Initial training for employees who work in environments that have noise levels above 85 decimals and employees who work in temperatures above 85 degrees
Who should attend:
Employees who work in environments that have noise levels above 85 decimals and employees who work in temperatures above 85 degrees
Frequency:
As Needed
Date:
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Time:
8:00 AM
Instructor:
Steve Damewood
Location:
Bishop - Fire Training Center
Date:
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Time:
8:00 AM
Instructor:
Steve Wilmes
Location:
Pismo Beach - Vets Hall
Date:
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Time:
1:00 PM
Instructor:
Steve Wilmes
Location:
Pismo Beach - Vets Hall
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