Environmental Noise Free Seminar – 25th September
Free Half Day Seminar
When? 25th September 2019, 8:45am – 12:30pm
Where? Manor Hotel – Tankersley
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What’s the aim of the seminar?
If you are faced with Environmental Noise issues, then this seminar is going to be a great way to get the information you need. The course is suitable for anyone who is facing such issues, either for the first time or as someone with plenty of experience who needs an update. On top of the necessary background to acoustics, we will look at the main British and EU Standards for Environmental Noise as well as the World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines.
Who should attend?
Whether you are a business owner facing a complaint, a property developer interested in planning for noise or an acoustician who needs an update, this seminar will fit the bill. We aim the content at all levels by bringing the subject to life and speaking in grounded terms. Our expert tutors have such a handle on the subject matter that no-one will be left out.
Not only do our tutors have a vast amount of experience delivering seminars like this one, but they also have years of practical knowledge in dealing with the issues of Environmental Noise.
Chris Gilbert is the head of a national acoustic consultancy and brings decades of experience of measuring, assessing and reporting on all manner of noise scenarios. He also lectures on acoustics and has trained thousands of people over the years.
Simon Bull is the Managing Director at Castle Group and as has been involved in instrumentation and measurement of noise for the past 26 years, he is a member of the Institute of Acoustics and is active on their committees.
What Do We Cover?
During the seminar, we’re going to cover the fundamentals of dealing with environmental noise, including sessions on:
- How Noise affects humans
- The basics of acoustics
- Noise and the Law
- British and International Standards
- EU Regulations
- WHO Guidelines
- Sound Level Meters and a practical on how to make measurements
- Dealing with noise complaints
* Please note – maximum of 2 attendees from each company
- 08:45 – Registration – Meet and greet with coffee, tea and biscuits
- 09:30 – Environmental Noise Basics and Law
- 11:00 – Break with coffee, tea and biscuits.
- 11:15 – Guidelines and Monitoring
- 12:30 – Finish
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Barry Kitto - DC Norris & Co Ltd