Bay offers noise exposure training

ESCANABA — Bay College Training and Development (M-TEC) will be offering the upcoming MIOSHA training, Part 380 – Occupational Noise Exposure, on Wednesday, Sept. 25, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Offered in partnership with the MIOSHA Consultation Education and Training Division, this course is a requirement for the MTI Occupational Health Certification. The training is designed to give participants an understanding of the requirements of MIOSHA’s Part 380 – Occupational Noise Exposure. Topics covered include: definition of noise, hearing loss and how it can occur, determining when and why to conduct noise monitoring, determining when a Standard Threshold Shift (STS) occurs and when tor record it on the 300 log, noise training requirements, noise control technologies and how to select proper hearing protection. Participants will have hands-on opportunities to use noise dosimeters/sound level meters and calibrators to assess noise levels associated with actual noise sources.

The cost of the training includes continental breakfast, lunch and course materials. To register or view additional offerings, visit https://mytraining.baycollege.edu. For questions or more information, call (906) 217-4200.


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