Heat Stress Awareness Training
Heat Stress Prevention course includes information on environmental conditions that generate heat-related illnesses, potential health hazards associated with the latter, as well as prevention and response strategies.
- British Columbia
- New Brunswick
- Nova Scotia
- Prince Edward Island
- Northwest Territories
- Newfoundland and Labrador
- 0 h 35 mins on-demand course videos
- 2 modules (OHS Standards Compliant)
- 1 tests (OHS Standards Compliant)
- Certificate of Completion (PDF)
- Unlimited Exam Attempts
- Instant Access
- Access on mobile, tablet or desktop
- Dedicated Support
- Following the latest standards
What Is Heat Stress Prevention?
Heat stress can become a life-threatening problem for employees who work around elevated temperatures and/or humidity for extended periods of time. If left unresolved, heat stress can lead to serious health conditions and even death.
Employees who frequently work in direct sunlight or inside indoor spaces where the temperature and/or humidity is high must receive training in heat stress prevention so that they may recognize heat-related distress and alleviate in due time.
Who Needs Heat Stress Prevention Training?
This course in heat stress prevention is addressed, first and foremost, to all employees who are exposed to elevated temperatures and/or humidity for extended periods of time while at work. Furthermore, potential job candidates who wish to complete their CVs prior to employment can also benefit from this training program.
Industries where heat stress prevention training is frequently required include:
- Oil & Gas
- Logging & Forestry
- Automotive & Manufacturing
- Agriculture & Food
Who Is Responsible for Heat Stress Prevention Training?
Since all employers are required to create a safe work environment for their employees, it falls into their responsibility to implement heat stress prevention training, especially in those industries where heat stress is a frequent risk.
Employees, on the other hand, are required to undergo and complete the training program, as well as make use of the strategies they learn in order to maintain their safety at work. What’s more, some job candidates prefer to independently acquire and complete the program to improve their CV and increase their odds of being hired.
What Do You Need to Learn?
To obtain this certificate, you must demonstrate a basic understanding of heat stress and the environmental conditions that can lead to it. In addition, you should be able to identify several illnesses that can result from prolonged exposure to heat, as well as present a set of safety precautions designed to help prevent them.
How Long Is the Certificate Valid?
It is recommended that employees who are at increased risk of heat stress should complete this course every year. When left unchecked, heat stress can have devastating consequences, which is why it is important to be aware of the latest safety standards.
What Other Courses Should I Take?
Heat stress prevention is often paired with Fire Safety, Personal Protective Equipment, and Respiratory Protection.
To discover more safety courses that are recommended for your job, please access our industry-related pages and select your specific line of work. Our suggested packages cover the most pressing health and safety hazards you might encounter in the workplace.
What Will You Learn?
Module 1 15:00
In this module you will learn what Heat Stress is, what is the Heat Index, how Hot Weather Conditions can affect your body and how does your body adjust as well as the Heat Related Hazards & Accidents.
Module 2 20:00
After completion of this module you should be able to: Name all types of Heat Hazards, Understand Warning Signs of Heat Hazards, Know how to react when encountering Heat Hazards, Acknowledge the need of Heat Stress Prevention.
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Hassle-Free Online Training
eSafetyFirst is the convenient, hassle-free online training solution for anyone who needs fast Heat Stress Awareness Training training or re-training. This course isn’t your average, bland workplace safety course that workers forget. Each module is engaging, memorable, and fun! Employers benefit from our bulk pricing and fast, simple training. Employees can get their practice out of the way fast and have fun doing it!
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With eSafetyFirst, you do not have to chase instructors for your paperwork or wallet cards. With our training system, you can get the certificate in the same day or you can learn at your own pace and decide when you want to finish your training.
How Heat Stress Awareness Training Online Training Benefits You
Cheapest and most convenient
In today’s fast paced society, Heat Stress Awareness Training online courses have become the cheapest and most convenient solution to get your safety training done.
Save Time and Money
With Heat Stress Awareness Training online training, you no longer need to schedule appointments, commute to a training facility and spend hundreds to thousands of dollars on courses and materials, all because an offline training facility can’t keep up with modern solutions due to human resources.
Pause, Resume or Retake Exams
It is also significantly more convenient to opt for the Heat Stress Awareness Training online training because it gives the attendant the option to start the training at any given time and gain full control of the content. Heat Stress Awareness Training Online courses empower you with the option to pause, resume, and even retake parts of the training that you did not fully master on your first try.
How it works for Private Individuals
The process is actually very simple. Simple as 1, 2, 3
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You have unrestricted course access and unlimited exam attempts until you pass.
If you passed all the exams, you will immediately receive a certificate which you can download and print.
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