Heat Stress
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Heat Stress

Marcom
Updated Jul 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Understand the health hazards that are associated with working in hot conditions on a job site.
  • Be able to recognize the symptoms of heat-related illnesses.
  • Know how to assist a person who is suffering from a heat-related illness.
  • Know the equipment and safe practices you should use to work safely in hot environments.
Course Description

Course Description

 

MARCOM's interactive course on Heat Stress reviews how heat affects the body, the steps employees can take to prevent heat stress, and elementary first aid that can be given to a worker who has been affected by a heat-related illness. Each year thousands of employees suffer the adverse effects of heat stress.  Whether they work outdoors under the hot summer sun, or indoors with equipment and machinery that give off high levels of heat, these employees need to know how to recognize and prevent heat stress and other heat-related health problems.

 

Areas covered in the course include situations leading to heat-related illnesses, heat stress, heat exhaustion and heat stroke, how the body reacts to heat, recognizing symptoms of heat stress, preventing heat-related illnesses, first aid, and more.

 

Using a powerful combination of audio, full-motion video, text and colorful graphics, this course provides the most cost-effective safety and regulatory compliance training available today.  The course is divided into a number of logical sections so information is easily understood. and retained. T

 

Course Duration

 

30 Minutes