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Industrial Audiometric Technician OCHS 3330

Occupational Health and Safety Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

Provides both the theory and hands-on training required to conduct hearing tests on noise-exposed workers in industry, counsel workers on the results of their hearing tests and advise workers about hearing protection. After successfully completing this four-day classroom course, qualified students are eligible to be authorized by the BC Workers' Compensation Board as an industrial audiometric technician in BC.​

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

2.5

Domestic fees

$1,055.40 - $1,069.15 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below is one offering of OCHS 3330 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 48002

Duration

Mon Mar 04 - Thu Mar 07 (4 days)

  • 4 days
  • CRN 48002
  • Domestic fees $1069.15
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 04 - Mar 07 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 08:00 - 16:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 4076
Instructor

Robyn Richardson

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$1069.15

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. THIS COURSE IS NOT ONLINE. Location: BCIT BURNABY Campus. This is an intensive 4-day course March 4 - 7 (Monday – Thursday) RECOMMENDED PRE-READING: "Sound Advice - a Guide to Hearing Conservation Programs" at: www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/sound-advice-a-guide-to-hearing-conservation-programs. IMPORTANT: Expect to spend a few additional hours each evening on course work. To register by phone, call Student Information & Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 / 1-866-434-1610 (press 2 - 'Flexible Learning Registration'). SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION: For Flexible Learning Sponsorship Information please refer to the following link: www.bcit.ca/admission/tuition-fees/sponsorship Please note that students must register themselves first and have their employer email the sponsorship paperwork with 24 hours of registration to sponsorship@bcit.ca or they risk being dropped for non-payment. Online information is available to assist you in spending a few days at the BCIT Burnaby Campus - including DIRECTIONS, CAMPUS MAP, PARKING and FOOD SERVICES. Check out the following websites: Campus map + directions at www.bcit.ca/about/locations Parking (including rates) at www.bcit.ca/parking Food services at www.bcit.ca/foodservices For further information, contact Kathy White, OH&S Program Assistant at 604-432-8456 / 1-800-663-6542, ext. 8456 or Kathy_White@bcit.ca. ***** NOTE: Industrial Audiometric Technician (IAP) certification information is available on the WorkSafe BC website at www.worksafebc.com/en/health-safety/education-training-certification/industrial-audiometric-technician or you can email: industrialaudiometrics@worksafebc.com
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are two offerings of OCHS 3330 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 56355

Duration

Mon Apr 15 - Thu Apr 18 (4 days)

  • 4 days
  • CRN 56355
  • Domestic fees $1055.40
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 15 - Apr 18 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 08:00 - 16:30 CARI Rm. 2009
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$1055.40

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. THIS COURSE IS NOT ONLINE. Location: BCIT CARI BUILDING, Room 2009. This is an intensive 4-day course held April 15 - 18, 2024 from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Monday - Thursday). Course materials are included and will be handed out in class. RECOMMENDED PRE-READING: "Sound Advice - a Guide to Hearing Conservation Programs" at: www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/sound-advice-a-guide-to-hearing-conservation-programs. IMPORTANT: Expect to spend a few additional hours each evening on course work. To register by phone, call Student Information & Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 / 1-866-434-1610 (option 2 - 'Flexible Learning Registration'). For Flexible Learning Sponsorship Information please refer to the following link: www.bcit.ca/admission/tuition-fees/sponsorship Please note that students must register themselves and have their employer email the sponsorship paperwork with 24 hours of registration to sponsorship@bcit.ca or they risk being dropped for non-payment. For further information, contact Kathy White, OH&S Program Assistant at 604-432-8456 / 1-800-663-6542, ext. 8456 or Kathy_White@bcit.ca. ***** NOTE: Industrial Audiometric Technician (IAP) certification information is available on the WorkSafe BC website at www.worksafebc.com/en/health-safety/education-training-certification/industrial-audiometric-technician or you can email: industrialaudiometrics@worksafebc.com
Status

CRN 52065

Duration

Tue May 21 - Fri May 24 (4 days)

  • 4 days
  • CRN 52065
  • Domestic fees $1069.15
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 21 - May 24 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 08:00 - 16:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 207
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$1069.15

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. THIS COURSE IS NOT ONLINE. Location: BCIT BURNABY Campus. This is an intensive 4-day course held May 21 - 24, 2024 from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Tuesday - Friday). Course materials are included and will be handed out in class. RECOMMENDED PRE-READING: "Sound Advice - a Guide to Hearing Conservation Programs" at: www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/sound-advice-a-guide-to-hearing-conservation-programs. IMPORTANT: Expect to spend a few additional hours each evening on course work. To register by phone, call Student Information & Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 / 1-866-434-1610 (option 2 - 'Flexible Learning Registration'). For Flexible Learning Sponsorship Information please refer to the following link: www.bcit.ca/admission/tuition-fees/sponsorship Please note that students must register themselves and have their employer email the sponsorship paperwork with 24 hours of registration to sponsorship@bcit.ca or they risk being dropped for non-payment. For further information, contact Kathy White, OH&S Program Assistant at 604-432-8456 / 1-800-663-6542, ext. 8456 or Kathy_White@bcit.ca. ***** NOTE: Industrial Audiometric Technician (IAP) certification information is available on the WorkSafe BC website at www.worksafebc.com/en/health-safety/education-training-certification/industrial-audiometric-technician or you can email: industrialaudiometrics@worksafebc.com
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Verify the need for hearing conservation programs.
  • Conduct industrial hearing tests.
  • Counsel workers regarding their hearing test results.
  • Advise workers regarding hearing protection.
  • Maintain facility of testing.​

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2023

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