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Essentials of Noise 2 - Introduction to Legislation and Controls - 23 May - 12 June 2022
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Essentials of Noise 2 - Introduction to Legislation and Controls - 23 May - 12 June 2022

This is a pre-recorded webinar.  It is available for 3 weeks from 23 May to 12 June 2022 (extended period due to Half Term holidays)

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module is the second of the Essentials of Noise programme. It provides a review of the key legislation and guidance associated with regulatory noise control.  The module will provide a detailed review of law and application, and enforcement of statutory nuisance, planning law, licensing law and environmental permitting law as they relate to noise.

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Essentials of Noise 3 – Noise Impact Assessments - 20 June - 15 July 2022
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Essentials of Noise 3 – Noise Impact Assessments - 20 June - 15 July 2022

This is a pre-recorded webinar.  It is available for 2 weeks from 20 June to 15 July 2022

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module continues the Essentials of Noise programme.  The module will build on Essentials of Noise 1 and 2 and deal with the evaluation of monitoring results and creation of impact assessments based on appropriate legal and policy standards.

The module will provide explanations and practical examples to describe the appropriate selection of standards based on types of noise and receptor.

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Essentials of Noise 4 - Noise Modelling, Impact and Mitigation - 12-25 September 2022
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Essentials of Noise 4 - Noise Modelling, Impact and Mitigation - 12-25 September 2022

This is a pre-recorded webinar.  It is available for 2 weeks from 12 to 25 September 2022

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module continues the Essentials of Noise programme.  The module will provide delegates with a practical understanding of the basic concepts, development and construction of noise models and look at how they are used in determining compliance with appropriate standards. 

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Essentials of Noise 5 - Preparing and evaluating noise reports - 10-23 October 2022
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Essentials of Noise 5 - Preparing and evaluating noise reports - 10-23 October 2022

This is a pre-recorded webinar.  It is available for 2 weeks from 10 to 23 October 2022

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module will introduce some practical aspects of noise reporting and evaluation and also serve as a quick review of the key aspects of the previous 4 modules, drawing together the materials provided in other modules to evaluate noise reports and understand how conditions and notices should be drafted.  The module will be based on review of a number of case study examples.  The examples will be provided and delegates will have the opportunity to work through the examples with the guidance of trainers.  The focus of the day will be to arrive at reasoned, evidenced, technically and legally sustainable conclusion.

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Advanced Noise: Good Acoustics and sustainable design - 15 November 2022
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Advanced Noise: Good Acoustics and sustainable design - 15 November 2022

This is a pre-recorded webinar.

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

An advanced session designed to look at the guidance and policy surrounding noise and how it impacts on sustainability.

The course will review the principle guidance on noise impact assessment and sustainability, and place this is the context of securing planning policy, and implementation, it will provide a review of the guidance for noise and ventilation requirements as well as some case study examples of good environmental design.  This session will include a review of ‘green technologies’ ground and air source heat, designing for efficiency and provide insight into the knotty problem of ventilation in homes.


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Essentials of Noise 1 - Introduction to Sound and Noise Monitoring - 1-15 December 2022
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Essentials of Noise 1 - Introduction to Sound and Noise Monitoring - 1-15 December 2022

This is a pre-recorded webinar.  It is available for 2 weeks from 1 to 15 December 2022

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module marks the commencement of the Essentials of Noise programme.  The module will deal with the basics of sound propagation, calculations, monitoring and evaluation.  This module will provide the basis for understanding and assimilation of the more technically complex aspects of regulation and enforcement of noise.  The module is designed to practical and pragmatic.  The focus will be on what regulators need to know to properly evaluate submitted reports and place them into context.

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Advanced Noise: Case Studies and applicable standards - 17 January 2023
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Advanced Noise: Case Studies and applicable standards - 17 January 2023

This is a pre-recorded webinar.

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This advanced session will focus on case studies that use a variety of acoustic standards to demonstrate environmental impact.  The session will provide a review of how BS4142, and WHO criteria are used in practice to demonstrate environmental impact.  The session will provide a number of case studies for (hopefully) in person review and critical analysis.

The session will provide opportunity to revisit the concept of uncertainty in noise measurement and reporting and how that might affect decision making.


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Essentials of Noise 2 - Introduction to Legislation and Controls - 13-26 February 2023
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Essentials of Noise 2 - Introduction to Legislation and Controls - 13-26 February 2023

This is a pre-recorded webinar. It is available for 2 weeks from 13 to 26 February 2023

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module is the second of the Essentials of Noise programme. It provides a review of the key legislation and guidance associated with regulatory noise control.  The module will provide a detailed review of law and application, and enforcement of statutory nuisance, planning law, licensing law and environmental permitting law as they relate to noise.

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Essentials of Noise 3 – Noise Impact Assessments - 6-19 March 2023
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Essentials of Noise 3 – Noise Impact Assessments - 6-19 March 2023

This is a pre-recorded webinar.  It is available for 2 weeks from 6 to 19 March 2023

Fee = £295.00 plus VAT or 2 credits

This module continues the Essentials of Noise programme.  The module will build on Essentials of Noise 1 and 2 and deal with the evaluation of monitoring results and creation of impact assessments based on appropriate legal and policy standards.

The module will provide explanations and practical examples to describe the appropriate selection of standards based on types of noise and receptor.

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Essentials of Noise Regulation Proficiency Test
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Essentials of Noise Regulation Proficiency Test

Fee = £160.00 plus VAT or 2 credits
An EMAQ+ delegate who has attended all 5 EMAQ+ Essentials of Noise Reglation modules and taken and successfully passed the associated Online Knowledge checks, gaining all 5 credits, is eligible to sit a final 'Proficiency Test'.  The test is designed to test their co-ordinated knowledge of all the aspects of Noise Regulation covered by the whole programme.
You cannot self enrol yourself for this test.  You will be invited by the EMAQ+ Team to take this test when you are eligible.