Continuing Professional Development

CPD courses mentored by industry experts

Continuing Professional Development

As part of our assistance to industry and the wider public, Acoustar offers study programs for personal interest and continuing professional development. The modules are available for 'Recognition of Prior Learning' within the Acoustar training programs.

Acoustar is a registered training organisation providing structured self-paced ‘at-home or work’ Short Course and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) modules in noise monitoring, noise evaluation and noise risk management. A Statement of Attendance is awarded on completion of a Module. Each module is a guided learning program of a minimum 6-hours’ home or work study and assignments and 4 hours’ mentored practical training:

  • Noise evaluation in practice
  • Legislation, standards, guidelines
  • Basic acoustic principles
  • Sound and noise measurements
  • Noise monitoring instruments
  • Sound propagation and noise mapping
  • Practical noise surveys
  • Specialist topics as required

Who is this course designed for?

Our training is designed for field staff, site coordinators, Health & Safety Representatives, managers and senior personnel employed by enterprises/unions/regulatory authorities in a wide range of industry sectors, such as: building and construction; manufacturing; residential building design and certification; regulatory compliance. We also assist people needing ‘return to industry’ field work.

Course Fees

Short-Course or Continuing Professional Development courses are offered as modules for selfdirected study at home or work. Some CPD courses are available as a mentored training program at a student’s place of work or at our training rooms.

Please call Acoustar to discuss availability and fees.

The standard two-day mentored CPD noise course is $1250.00 plus GST.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning is permitted. Please contact Acoustar if you would like more details.

Admission Requirements

There is no formal entry requirement for the Continuing Professional Develpment program.