Hearing Conservation

Hearing loss is one of the most common and preventable injuries in the maritime industry. Unfortunately, it is often ignored because it develops over time. Learn about different types of hearing protection and the basic precautions required to prevent permanent hearing damage.


  • Learn how the ear works and see the effects of noise on hearing
  • Understand the importance of hearing protection, including the advantages and disadvantages of various types, and instructions on selection, fitting, use and care
  • Know the purpose of audiometric testing (sound surveys) and see a basic explanation of test procedures
Available on:On Demand
Length: 12
Audio: EN
Subtitles: EN, CH
Item no: DVD0-74
Categories: Personal Safety
STCW: Personal Safety (A-VI/1-4)

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