AN ONLINE-COMPUTER BASED COURSE WITH MATT EDMONDS, CUSP, CHST, CIT
This course explains how to protect yourself from common heat illnesses along with identifying their symptoms and treatments.
$70 /25% off for USOLN Members
1 HOUR | 1 CUSP POINT
PLACEHOLDER – COURSE NEEDS BUILD OUT FOR LMS COURSE TYPE!!!!
LEARN AT YOUR PACE WHEN & WHERE YOU WANT TO
Much of your work occurs outdoors exposing you to hazards associated with heat. This course covers how heat affects your normal body function and why heat illnesses happen. This is a must attend course for anyone with heat exposure, especially those working in hot and humid climates.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Understand the hazards associated with heat stress
- Identify personal risk factors and environmental conditions in which heat stress is likely to occur
- Prevent heat stress from happening
- Identify common heat illnesses along with their signs and symptoms
- Provide treatment for minor heat stress and know when medical attention is required
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Matt Edmonds is Vice President of SET Solutions, LLC. He is a Certified Utility Safety Professional (CUSP), a Certified Construction Health & Safety Technician (CHST), a Certified Instructional Trainer (CIT). He is an OSHA authorized instructor for General Industry and Construction standards and a published author with over 16 years of safety management experience. Matt provides specialty safety management services for electric power organizations throughout the United States. He has been instrumental in the development of training courses including OSHA 1910.269 and 10- and 30-hour courses designed for electric power organizations, NFPA 70E electrical training and other specialty electric power training and programs. Matt presently works with utilities and contractors to provide technical and safety specific training, leadership and HPI consulting and training, safety perception surveys, site audits and assessments, Root Cause Analysis and safety process evaluation and program development.
The views, information, or opinions expressed during this webinar are solely those of the individuals involved and do not necessarily represent those of Utility Business Media and its employees. It is strongly recommended you discuss any actions or policy changes with your company management prior to implementation.