Canceled: Heat Stress Training
- Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 11:00am to 12:00pm
- Gaines Hall, 344 - view map
This course has been canceled due to low enrollment. If you need or want to take this course, please view the options below to enroll. You may also call us at 406-994-2711 to ask questions or pose concerns.
This course is offered semi-annually as open enrollment, typically offered in May and July. If a group of 6 or more individuals are interested in taking this course, please contact Trevor at email@example.com or x7760 to schedule a course. If you have fewer than 6 individuals that would like to take a course, please contact Trevor to be placed on a call list. You may register for Open Enrollment courses at: https://atlas.montana.edu:9000/apex/f?p=112:LOGIN:5362755626582:::::
Do you work in hot conditions whether it be outside in the summer spring, summer, fall or in an elevated temperature with warm clothing? Do you send employees to work in these conditions? If so, this course will help you to identify actions to take to prevent heat realated illnesses and basic first aid for individuals that contract heat related illnesses.
Workers who are exposed to extreme heat or work in hot environments may be at risk of heat stress. Exposure to extreme heat can result in occupational illnesses and injuries. Attend this class to learn more about the prevention of, causes, and results of heat stress to keep yourself healthy in hot working environments.
Intended Audience: All employees are encouraged to attend. Employees that work outdoors during the summer, or are required to wear personal protective equipment that covers the head, arms, chest and/or legs are highly encouraged to attend.
Prerequisites: Any courses necessary to take prior to this course
How you will benefit: At the conclusion of the course you will be able to:
- Identify the causes of heat stress
- Identify the symptoms of various results of heat stressors
- Prevent heat stress from occurring
- Administer basic care in the instance you are with someone that has heat stress
Registration is required and registration can be completed at: https://atlas.montana.edu:9000/apex/f?p=112:LOGIN:112982303315542
Please contact Trevor with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
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