Whole Body Vibration Assessor


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2 Day Training Programme (to follow 5 day Assessor course) 4 IOSH CPD Points

This course is designed to give operational managers, and occupational health and safety professionals, the knowledge and awareness of the risks associated with Whole Body Vibration. Following on from the Hand Arm Vibration Assessor course/Management Awareness course, it looks at the practical measures that can be taken to manage and minimise the vibration exposure of employees.

        Introduction to Industrial Vibration Exposure

The development and history of industrial exposure to vibration

        Whole Body Vibration - The Medical Conditions

The medical conditions symptoms

        Whole Body Vibration Management

Including:

~ Hazard identification

~ Best Practice

~ Developing policy and standards

~ Recommended exposure levels

        Risk / Vibration Assessment

Measurement equipment

Measurement techniques

        Terminology, symbols, quantities and abbreviation

        Calculation of Exposure

~ calculation of exposure time

~ calculation of 8 hour energy equivalents

        Measurement Equipment

        Documentation and Recommendations

        Health Monitoring

        Summary and Questions



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