Trainer Q Safe for Technical and Professional Training WLL Start Date 25 Aug 2024
Location Qatar
Bldg 44 2nd Floor Office No. 206, Al Difaaf St 893 Zone 38 Al Sadd Doha Qatar
Language English
Contact Places 5

25 August – 29 August 2024

Course Overview

This course aims to:

To provide the student with an appreciation of the nature of noise hazards in the workplace and the effects of noise on people. It also details the approach in carrying out noise assessments in the workplace and in the general environment, and to determine the significance of measurement data in relation to the various standards for compliance.

Learning Outcomes

On completing this course successfully, the student will be able to:

  • describe the consequences to health and well-being of excessive exposure to noise
  • understand the measurement (including dosimetry) of noise in relation to current standards
  • conduct surveys in the workplace to assess risks from noise
  • advise on the need and means of control including PPE
  • appreciate and advise on environmental noise assessment and concern
  • understand current standards and good practice in these fields.

Course Format

Normally run as a 5-day taught course [minimum 45 hours including practical/demonstration sessions, lectures, tutorials, guided reading, overnight questions and examination].

A multi-choice question (MCQ) examination will be held on day-5 which is an open book examination based on the student manual. On successful completion of each module, students receive an OHTA Certificate for that module.

Course Content

  • Physics of Noise
  • Human Response to Noise
  • Machinery Noise
  • Assessment of Noise Risk
  • Noise Control and Hearing Protection
  • Introduction to Environmental Noise
  • Standards and Good Practice


Note: any references made to standards and best practice documents are provided solely as guidance for candidates and may not represent the most current updates or publications.