Educational Tools:


How Loud Is it?

Printable reference poster.


How to use hearing protection

Employee education from Colorado Speech and Hearing Association.


Noise Induced Hearing Loss Simulator

A great sound file demo from the UK.


Here are some simple YouTube videos we personally like:


Fitting Foam Earplugs 


Personal Effects of Noise Related Hearing Loss


Mechanics of Noise Relate Loss


How Your Hearing System Works








How To:


Noise Survey

Great how to document from Workplace BC


Engineering Noise Controls

A detailed document for some light reading ;)


Hearing Conservation Programs

Provincial Guidelines (Manitoba)


Calculating Hearing Protection

How to use the posted N.R.R. on hearing protection and determine the de-rated value.

Educational Resources

Hearing Innovators Inc.

For Fun and Intrigue:


Noise Meter Smart Phone App.

This app is one actually tested and published by the Acoustical Society.  (See Article Here)


How accurate are smart phone sound apps?



Take a hearing test online:

Here is an example of one hearing aide Manufactures screening testing. Should only be used as a reference.