See also our CAOHC Hearing Conservation Certification course
This 8-hour course is required every 5 years by the Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC) for Occupational Hearing Conservationist to maintain hearing testing certification. This 8-hour refresher certification training is approved and instructors are certified by CAOHC. It is designed to provide updated information and answer questions that may have arisen over the past 5 years.
Review of anatomy, physiology and diseases of the ear
Review of sound measurement and noise exposure
Hearing testing using manual and automatic audiometers
Calibration of audiometer and requirements for test booths
Record keeping and OSHA 300 logging
Standard Threshold Shift (STS) identification and follow-up
Medical referral in hearing conservation program.
Hearing protection attenuation, fitting, dispensing and monitoring
Hearing conservation educational programs
OSHA occupational noise standard
A course manual with reference and working materials including many useful forms is provided. Practice audiometers and sample hearing protectors for fitting exercises are dispensed and made available to course participants.
There are regularly scheduled 20-hour Certification and 8-hour refresher courses scheduled through out the year. In addition, a number of courses are presented at different locations sponsored by or in conjunction with Nurse’s Associations.
The courses held at the corporate offices in Greensboro, NC include free continental breakfast, water and afternoon snacks!
1 day (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. )
2017 course datesCourse fees vary by location. To see course rate, move your mouse over the "Register Now" button, or click the button to view the fee on the Registration page.
2018 course dates
* Workplace INTEGRA in association with Greenville Technical College in Greenville, SC offers a CAOHC AUDIOMETRIC TECHNICIAN RECERTIFICATION class on the campus of Greenville Technical College. Registration is directly with Greenville Tech; class price varies. Click here to sign up for the class.