This online training programme is sold on a 12-month subscription basis. Extra training credits can be purchased if necessary if you use up all your credits before the 12 month period is over.
Regular exposure to vibration can adversely affect your hands and arms. This online training programme looks at the risks associated with vibration, as well as who's at risk and what can be done to reduce harmful exposure.
Exposure to vibration may not sound dangerous, but the effects can be severely disabling if you ignore the symptoms and carry on without being able to recognise when your exposure exceeds a safe level. This concise and effective training programme will help you to recognise the early warning signs, so that something can be done before it's too late and damage becomes permanent. Core health and safety training for those involved in Construction and Manufacture, or using heavy machinery. Key Features & Benefits of this Course Complete this course online in just 20 minutes Comply with The Control of Vibration at Work Regulations End of course test and printable certificate Free trial, online demo and bulk discounts available Hand-Arm Vibration Awareness Course Contents 1. What is Hand-arm Vibration? This section looks at how working with vibrating tools can affect your health.
We look at Hand-arm Vibration Syndrome and explain exactly how the stages of this illness progress and what happens at each stage. We also look at Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. 2. Responsibilities Here we look at the regulations, safe exposure levels and exposure limits. We look at what your employer should do to keep you safe and what you can do to help yourself to stay safe. This section includes a vibration exposure look-up table, as a quick reference to give you an idea of how long you can safely use a tool and at what point you MUST stop.