Events / Beat the Heat:  The Importance of Heat Stress SafetyDeep South Center Webinar

Beat the Heat:  The Importance of Heat Stress SafetyDeep South Center Webinar

July 17, 2024
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Registration Required:  https://uab.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAkcOqqqTMuHNyyFjsbrtB_m7QmYYlYffyQ

*A zoom link will be sent to you upon completing the registration

Robert Emmons, M.Ed., MPH, CSP, CSHM, CHMM
Director of Campus Health and Safety/Life Safety

Course Description: This course will provide an overview of heat stress safety in the workplace. This course will cover heat stress exposure within various work environments, the importance of having a program in place, controls utilized to help control heat stress, types of heat related illnesses, and case studies.

Overall Objectives: After completion of the course participants should have a better understanding of the following:

  • •Describe the importance of heat safety
  • •Define Types of Heat Illness
  • •Prevention & Treatment Methods
  • •Employer responsibilities
  • •At Risk Populations
  • •Associated Case Studies

Professionals will be awarded .15 CEUs by the Deep South Center for OHS following the course