Environmental Noise Course


Noise Dosimetry CourseNVMS offers a 2-day Environmental Noise Course, either as a public course at our training centre, or as a customised client-specific course on-site.
The public course is aimed at anyone from WA industry with an interest in or responsibility for environmental noise emissions from their operations. Based around the requirements of the WA DER’s Environmental Protection (Noise) Regulations 1997, the course covers all aspects of environmental noise from Basic Acoustics and Acoustic Analysis through to interpretation of the regulations and compliance assessment and provides an excellent introduction to the subject.
Client-specific courses are based on the same content but can be tailored to suit the specific concerns of individual organisations.

Aimed at employees with little or no acoustical background as well as more experienced staff, typical contents include:

  • What is noise?
  • Basic Acoustics
  • Acoustic Analysis
  • Instrumentation
  • Introduction to WA Noise Regulations
  • Noise Characteristics
  • Noise Emissions from Your Company
  • Noise Control
  • Outdoor Noise Propagation
  • Weather Effects on Measurements
  • Noise Prediction and Modeling
  • Practical Sound Measurement

For custom courses, the range of topics, depth of information, course length, presentation format, deliverables, logistics and costs are all discussed with the customer prior to the course to enable each company to get the most appropriate training for its staff.

Training Facility

Public courses are held at our dedicated training centre in West Leederville. Company courses can be held at our training centre or at your site.