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Control measure

Isolate the source of noise

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Isolate the source of noise

Understand:

  • The common sources of noise
  • Who may be able to isolate the sources of noise
  • The appropriateness of isolating the source of noise

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Consider isolating sources of noise

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Isolate the source of noise if feasible and appropriate
  • Liaise with the responsible person, occupants or site engineers when deciding to isolate the source of noise

Consider requesting that alarms or warning systems are silenced

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Appropriate manage alarms or warning systems
  • Liaise with on-site staff when deciding to isolate alarms or warning systems