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Hand Arm Vibration (HAVS) Awareness – Managers & Supervisors 0.5 day


The aim of the HAVS course is to help site managers, agents and supervisors to manage HAVS in accordance with current legal provisions and develop an understanding of the need to eliminate vibrating tool use to control and reduce workforce personnel to exposure to HAVS.

Who Should Attend?

Site managers, agents and supervisors whose workforce are exposed to hand-transmitted vibration.

Course Content

  • Introduction
  • Video – A Victim’s Perspective
  • Ill health Stats, Signs & Symptoms & Legislation. The learner will be introduced to the injury stats and key legislation for HAVS
  • Group Exercise – Control of HAVS
  • Managing & Measuring Vibration
  • Occ Health, Actions & Recap
  • Summary, Q&A, Feedback.

Course Outcomes

At the end of the period of training, delegates will be aware of and be able to:

  • Implement HAVS procedures
  • Demonstrate an awareness of industry best practice.

On successful completion of the course, delegates will be awarded a certificate of awareness, valid for 3 years.

What You Need

No previous knowledge required for this course.

Cost per Delegate £80.00
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