Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program© Course
August 5, 2022 – LIVE course in Maryland – Aberdeen Proving Ground (Military Only)
8:00AM – 5:00PM Eastern Time
Location: Mallette Training Center on Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
Both steps 1 & 2 must be completed)
1) Click the “Registration” button at the right to fill out the qualification form and pay the exam fee.
2) Email LTC J. Andrew Merkley, AuD CCC-A CPS/A to be added to the DoD course roster: firstname.lastname@example.org
IMPORTANT NOTE: While there is no course fee for military personnel attending this DoD session, in order to become certified as a Professional Supervisor (PS), a certification/exam fee must be paid for by the candidate and taken through CAOHC. To do so, select "Registration" at the right, fill out the form and pay the exam fee at the end. ($225 for newly certifying, $175 for re-certifying).
By registering for this "Military Only" session or the associated exam, you are attesting that you are in fact a member of the US military. Violation of this agreement may result in forfeiture of course fees and/or certification.
The Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program© (PS/A) Workshop is an intermediate-level, full-day course. It emphasizes the real-world application of audiology expertise as encountered in occupational settings.
Lectures review the current literature and practice guidelines. Instructors present employee case studies for participant problem-solving, critical thinking and small-group discussion.
Case presentations discuss PS responsibilities, guidelines for managing problem audiograms and determination of work-relatedness.
This workshop is intended for audiologists, physicians (MD, DO) and otolaryngologists who supervise and review audiometric testing from hearing loss prevention (HLP) programs.
Other hearing conservation-related professionals are also invited to participate in this course; however, are not eligible to take the certification exam.
Participants should have prior understanding of governmental regulations in and components of hearing loss prevention programs and interest, or experience in making work-related determinations for occupational noise-induced hearing loss.
*Note: Pre-read assignment information will be emailed to each participant prior to the workshop. Workshop material will be provided through a computer link. For the course, please be prepared with a fully charged laptop as well as a backup power source.
Raúl Alexander Mirza, DO, MPH, MSc, CPS/A, FACOEM
LTC J. Andrew Merkley, AuD CCC-A CPS/A
|Initial certification Exam||$225|
If registration is cancelled (2 weeks prior to the course) participant will receive a refund of their fee (-) a $25.00 processing fee. No refund will be granted for cancellations received after this date, however, the amount can be applied to a future course.