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Management of Hearing Loss Prevention in Live Entertainment

Course: #24502Level: Intermediate1 Hour 32 Reviews

There is a disconnection between industrial noise exposure regulations and the live entertainment industry. The audiology community can assist the live entertainment industry in managing issues with noise exposure to reduce the risk to its employees, satisfy regulatory requirements, and promote a culture of hearing loss prevention. This course is part of a series of webinars in the 2014 Noise Induced Hearing Loss Seminar Series on AudiologyOnline. Register for the other courses in the series at

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to explain how to assist stakeholders in managing the gaps between the OSHA Noise Exposure Standard and the requirements of the product produced by the live entertainment industry.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to identify the workers in the live entertainment industry who are at risk for noise-induced hearing loss and ways to assist stakeholders in managing noise exposure risk.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to relate how tools in audio and audiology can be used to help the live entertainment industry get a handle on their noise exposure issues.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes Problem statement
10-25 Minutes History and background
25-40 Minutes Case studies
40-55 Minutes Actions & best practices
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A


32 Reviews
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