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Fundamentals Still Matter: Compression in Hearing Aid Fittings

Course: #35634Level: Introductory1 Hour 64 Reviews

This course will explore one of the most over-looked, yet critical aspects of a successful hearing aid fitting: compression. A review of compression, its applications, and case study examples will be presented.

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain the purpose of compression in hearing aid fittings.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe how compression can impact sound quality for the hearing aid wearer.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain the difference between compression and expansion.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-40 Minutes Compression use in hearing aids
40-55 Minutes Case study examples and discussion
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q&A


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