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Hand Arm Vibration

Course description

This course has been developed so as to advise both management and operatives in the hazards and dangers from hand arm vibration and to advise them on the correct systems and procedures to be implemented within the work place.

Aim and objectives of the course

To prevent, so far as reasonably practicable, employees suffering from work related hand-arm vibration syndrome.

By the end of the course the candidates will have a full understanding of their duties and responsibilities to the use of vibrating equipment and understand the procedures and requirements for preventing hand-arm vibration.

Course content

  • What is hand arm vibration syndrome
  • How it is caused
  • Health screening & health surveillance
  • Who is at risk
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Prevention and control
  • Implementation of hav policy.

Course venue

This course can be run on the clients’ premises, sites, or at an arranged venue

  • Information

    Duration: 1 Day

    Cost: £65

    Size: 1 – 15

    Notes: CITB grants will be available to member companies.

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