I. Introduction, attention
statement and participation encouragement.
II. Go over the objectives of the
program & how to effectively achieve that goal.
III. Countering the effects of
noise, the benefits of a hearing conservation program.
IV. Explain the 3
phases of a hearing conservation program:
b) hearing evaluation
c) record keeping
V. Explain the anatomy of the ear
VI. Explain auditory &
non-auditory effects of noise:
a) auditory (irreversible hearing loss)
b) non-auditory (stressor), degraded job
performance, high blood pressure and anti-social behavior.
VII. Discuss and demonstrate
effective methods of HPDS, proper use and care, advantages and disadvantages
how to wear them properly, and how important it is to take the program home with
VIII. Explain the testing
procedures, and how important it is to keep the testing area quiet for best test