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Hand Arm Vibration (HAV)

Course information:

Course length: Half day

Training methods: Classroom

Method of assessment: Test Paper

Recognition: A TAC Certificate of attendance which is valid for 3 years

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Hand Arm Vibration (HAV)

This course aims to raise awareness of Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) and the preventative measures needed to reduce the risk of injury

Course content

  • What is HAVS
  • Regulations
  • Sources of vibration
  • Symptoms of HAVS
  • Who is at risk
  • Prevention and Control measures
  • Health surveillance
  • Measurement of Vibration

Who should attend this course:

This course should be taken by anyone that uses vibrating equipment or tools during work activities

  • Construction Workers
  • Demolition Workers
  • Engineers
  • Landscapers/ Tree Surgeons
  • Public Utility Sector
  • Mechanics/ Automotive Industry

Lots of time was provided to discuss subjects and ask questions. I Found the group activities and discussions very useful and a good way of learning from others experiences.

Ray Wicks Foster Contracting Ltd

Course content delivered in a manner that is easy to understand and absorb. Made to feel extremely welcome by trainer and course provider despite my lack of knowledge and understanding for course content at the beginning. Extremely knowledgeable course and would recommend to anyone looking to further their understanding.

Josh Hare J Hare Diamond Drilling

Very easy booking process with helpful guidance. Course content very good and professionally delivered. Attendees made to feel at ease in a friendly environment, making participation easy. Feedback from operatives is they provide a faultless services and are very thorough.

Colin Walker Truecue Diamond Drilling Ltd

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