1 Day Course on Noise Regulations, Risks and Controls in UK

Pascale O'Rourke

Latest date announced to be held in York, UK

Pulsar have released the final date of their One Day Noise at Work Awareness courses for 2017 to be held in September in the UK. The popular one-day face-to-face course is designed to give employers, factory managers and safety professionals an insight into the harmful effects of noise, acoustic terminology and principles, statutory duties and Legislation, risk assessment/noise survey techniques, and how interventions can be developed using noise monitoring tools and noise control methods.

Experienced as well as new safety practitioners will benefit from attending the course, which can be used as a new learning experience or a refresher, or a taster to the IOA Certificate of Competence Workplace Noise Risk Assessment (5 day course).

Next course: ‘Noise: regulations, risks and controls’ will be held on:

• Wednesday 20th September 2017 at the National Railway Museum in York

Pulsar training team consists of very experienced trainers, members of the IOA (Institute of Acoustics). Pulsar Instruments has a long history of delivering Noise at Work awareness training to a range of industry professionals. The course is very comprehensive but delivered at a pace to suit any learning style. Tuition is delivered in small groups (no more than 15 delegates) to promote interaction and practical demonstrations.

Course covers:

• Basic Noise Theory

• Noise Units and Terminology

• The EU Physical Agents (Noise) Directive

• Noise Control Basics

• How to measure noise

• Using sound level meters and personal noise dosimeters

• Recording noise and reporting noise measurements


The cost of the course is £265 + VAT per person (includes extensive course notes, lunch and refreshments).

Course tutor:

Member of the Institute of Acoustic (IOA) with over 15 years of experience as an independent, practising noise consultant.


On successful completion of the course, delegates will be handed out a certificate of completion and attendance. This can be used to provide additional evidence of competence for compliance during an audit.

Past testimonials:

Read here testimonials from past delegates on this course.

To find out more or to book a place, please contact Pulsar Instruments Plc on 01723 518011 or visit the company website.

Learning about the control of noise at work with Pulsar Instruments

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