Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program© Workshop

PS Workshops

The Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program© (PS/A) Workshop is an intermediate-level, full-day course. It emphasizes real-world applications that physicians and audiologists encounter in managing noise exposed workers in a variety of occupational settings.

The workshop 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.

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Course Fees:

   Workshop (civilian) .........  $375
   Workshop (military) .........  $000
   Initial certification Exam... $175
   Re-certification Exam.......  $125

Workshop Description:

This one-day workshop is designed for certified audiologists (Au. D., CCC-A, ABA, F-AAA, or M.S.) and physicians (MD and DO) seeking instruction in the role and scope of practice of the Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program©. Attendees are eligible to receive continuing education and medical credits, a copy of the Hearing Conservation Manual 5th Edition (with valuable ANSI and OSHA standards), and other unique training materials. This course leads to certification after fulfillment of requirements.

CURRICULUM: The course curriculum and case presentations will cover:

The role and responsibilities of the Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program.
Methods for establishing and supporting audiometric monitoring programs.
Review of problem audiograms, including baseline revisions.
Determining work-relatedness of hearing loss.
Audiometric recordkeeping required by federal regulations and best practices.
Database management and program integration with other members of the hearing conservation team.