Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS)
Share this course with friends and followers on social media.
This short course provides you with an introduction to Hard Arm Vibration Syndrome, otherwise known as HAVS.
Who is the Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) Course Suitable For?
This online HAVS course is aimed at those in the construction industry that are responsible for using power tools. This could include site supervisors or managers.
What's Included in the Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) Course?
The course starts by establishing exactly what Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome is, before providing a detailed description of the symptoms and consequences of the disorder.
It then provides an overview of the equipment and work-related situations most likely to pose a risk of HAVS, and the exposure values that must be complied with by law.
Following this, the course covers the practical steps you can take to reduce the risk of HAVS, and looks at the law with regards to HAVS, including the responsibilities that both employees and employers must comply with in order to reduce the risk.
By the end of this online Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) course, you will be able to:
- Understand what is Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS)
- Identify the symptoms of Hand Arm Vibration
- Have an understanding of when you are at risk and how you can reduce the risk
- Understand the laws associated with hand Arm Vibration and the importance of health surveillance.
For those needing further safety in construction training, courses such as Working at Heights, Working Safely and PPE should be completed alongside this one.
For Supervisors that want to continue to enhance their skills, courses such as Introduction to Risk Assessment or Leadership Skills would make great next steps.
For short courses a completion certificate is available at the end of the course. You can screenshot this or print to confirm completion of the training.
You can access the LMS at any time if you require a copy of your certificate.
For accredited courses a certificate will be sent directly to you from the appropriate awarding body.
All you need to complete our e-learning courses is a computer, tablet or smartphone and an internet connection. Please check that your computer or device meets with our minimum recommended system requirements:
PC / Mac
OS: Microsoft Windows XP / Mac OS X 10.6
Chrome 16+, Firefox 8+, IE9, Safari for Mac 5+
Up to date video drivers
Minimum of 512MB DDR
Flash Player 10+
The content has been tested and is known to work on iOS devices from the iPad 2 onwards and iPhone 4 onwards.
Tested on some Android devices including the Samsung Galaxy tab II and the Kindle Fire HD.
Beyond this is should work on most other Android devices but there may be some exceptions depending on OS version and browser used.
E-learning is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning you can progress through the modules at your own pace, at your own time to fit the training in around your work and personal life.
Short online courses also help employers to demonstrate that they have fulfilled their legal duties to ensure their personnel have been adequately trained.
Once the courses have been completed, a confirmation of results can be saved or printed as evidence. This can then be kept on record as evidence of suitable training.
You will instantly receive a confirmation email with your order details and your course login details will follow within one business working day.
Please note that course bookings can not be processed over weekends or bank holidays and will be processed the next business working day.
Click the 'Buy' or 'Add to cart' button and you will be taken to our payment/booking page where you can choose to pay online now using a debit/credit card or you can pay later by invoice.
Once you have paid for your course(s), you will receive an email from our team advising how to begin your training.
You will be provided with a username and password which will enable you to access the e-learning portal. Login to start your course, once you have completed and passed the course, you will be able to download and print your certificate straight away.
Envico Limited was stablished in January 2003. We are a leading training intermediary. Certified to the ISO 9001 standard for quality management purposes.
Since the beginning we have believed that buyers should be able to purchase the highest quality training courses at the lowest possible prices in the most convenient locations.
Our courses are produced using specialist online video production methods which ensure extremely high quality and fast content streaming. The combination of the presenter, professional scripts, animations, interactive games and quiz-style questions keeps learners interested and stimulated.