Noise Awareness

The Noise Awareness course provides participants with the knowledge they need to work safely in areas where there is noise and promotes an understanding of noise hazards and noise control methods. Participants will learn about the health effects of noise in the workplace, how to measure and control workplace noise, and occupational noise standards and regulations.

Duration: 2 hours

Who should attend

The Noise Awareness course is suitable for workers in all resource industries, including coal and metalliferous mining, quarrying, drilling and construction.

Course delivery and assessment

The Noise Awareness course is delivered within a face-to-face classroom environment and involves group exercises. Participants will be required to complete a written assessment. On successful completion of the course and assessment, participants will be issued with a Statement of Completion.

Course content

  • Noise in the occupational environment
  • Health effects of noise
  • Noise measurement
  • Noise control
  • Standards and regulations


  • Course materials
  • Statement of Completion