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Hand Arm Vibration (HAVS) Awareness – Operatives 0.5 day


The aim of the HAVS Awareness for Operatives course is to explain the basic requirements for safe use of vibrating tools.

Who Should Attend?

Operatives who 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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