Initialising the Hearing Check…
Our hearing test is designed to help identify people who believe they may be suffering from hearing loss, encourage them to take action and prevent further damage to their hearing.
This free online hearing test should not replace regular audiometric testing provided by a registered hearing aid dispenser or through an audiologist. A medical professional will be able to appropriately refer you if you would like a full audiological assessment if you suspect that you are suffering from a hearing impairment.
How long does it take to get a hearing test?
The Hearing Direct online hearing check only takes three minutes. All you have to do is enter a few details such as age and gender, plug in a set of head or earphones, and you're ready to start the test. You will get your results instantly and they will indicate if you should take further action.
How much does it cost to have a hearing test?
Our hearing test is free and you can take it in the comfort of your own home. All you will need is an internet connection, some ear or headphones, and an email address so you can get your results for free.
How do they test for hearing loss?
The hearing test will check for hearing loss by playing a set of sounds. Based on your ability to hear the sounds, the result will indicate if you should seek medical guidance. An audiologist will then be able to conduct further tests and provide professional advice on what to do next.
Who does a hearing test?
Anybody can take a hearing test. Those who are concerned about their hearing can take our hearing check to see if they could be suffering from hearing loss. There are many different types of hearing loss and any hearing impairment could have a number of causes. The online hearing check is not designed for use by infants or children. Children should always be seen by a doctor and referred for full diagnostic testing if there are any concerns over their hearing.
What should I do next?
If you are concerned about your hearing, our committed team behind HearingDirect have worked in the hearing aid manufacturing industry for countless years and we bring a vast wealth of knowledge and expertise on auditory health.
We provide a range of products featuring hearing aids, loud alarm clocks, amplified phones, and accessories such as ear plugs to help you effectively manage hearing loss. Alternatively, some great resources on our blog may help answer any hearing-related queries. Our informative impartial guides and reviews are available to help you identify the best items needed to manage your hearing impairment.
Do contact us if you have any questions regarding the outcome of your hearing test. We value our customers hearing, so please do call, email or chat with us should you have any questions about any of our products or services.
*Please note: Our free online hearing test is not a diagnostic test and does not cover all hearing aspects. The results of the hearing check cannot be regarded as clinical data.