Introduction|Cooling Systems|Heat-Related Illnesses|Hot Environments|Treating Heat-Related Illnesses|Review
This online video training course teaches viewers best practices for working outside in the heat. Viewers learn to identify and treat problems caused by heat stress and other heat-related illness. The dangers of heat illnesses are real and significant, especially for construction workers who are constantly exposed to the elements. It is important employees know how to limit their risks by properly preparing and monitoring their bodies when working in a hot environment. This video explains how to acclimate to a hot environment and how to maintain good body temperature throughout the job. Use this training to educate workers on how to deal with heat-related problems among co-workers. Workers who learn how to treat a heat-related emergency are better equipped to handle one when it occurs.