Stay Current and Above the Crowd! This one-day course will qualify those holding a current (Council for Accreditation of Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC) certification for recertification. All participants will have ample opportunity to hone their skills by practicing hearing testing utilizing a variety of audiometry equipment with one-on-one instruction from Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety.

The registration fee includes refreshments,lunch, course materials, exam and application processing to CAOHC.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 0.8 CEUs

Nurses - This activity has been designed to meet the Minnesota Board of Nursing continuing education requirements for 9.6 (50 Minute) contact hours.

Safety Professionals - This course is designed to meet the criteria for Continuance of Certification (COC) as specified by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP).


As a result of this learning activity, I am able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in pure tone hearing threshold testing techniques on manual and microprocessor audiometers
  • Describe basic ear anatomy/physiology as well as how to perform an otoscopic exam
  • List parameters of sound as they relate to hearing testing
  • List various aspects of industrial hearing conservation programs, employee education, and federal and state regulations
  • Review updated information regarding current instrumentation and products

This course will be held at:

2221 University Avenue SE, Suite 114/116
Minneapolis, MN 55414

For questions regarding this course, please call 612-626-7306 or email cwestern@umn.edu


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Section Title
Occupational Hearing Conservation Refresher Training
8:00AM to 5:15PM
Oct 29, 2019
Twin Cities
University Office Plaza
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Full Pay non-credit $325.00
Section Fees
CAOHC Manual $55.00 Optional
Drop Request Deadline
Oct 22, 2019
Transfer Request Deadline
Oct 22, 2019
Section Details

The CAOHC Approved Occupational Hearing Conservation Recertification course will be held on Tuesday, October 29th, from 8:00 am to 5:15 pm. Class location is 2221 University Avenue SE, Rooms 114/116, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55414. Please contact Chris Western at 612-626-7306 or cwestern@umn.edu if you have any questions.  Driving directions and parking information - visit the University of Minnesota Parking and Transportation Services website at http://www1.umn.edu/pts/.  The purchase of a CAOHC manual is optional and may be done on the same registration site as the course registration.The registration fee includes refreshments, lunch, handouts and CAOHC recertification application.

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