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
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
LEARN AT YOUR PACE WHEN & WHERE YOU WANT TO
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) and a published author with over 15 years of safety management experience. He is also an OSHA authorized instructor for General Industry and Construction standards.
Matt provides specialty safety management services for construction, general industries, and electric power organizations throughout the United States. He has been instrumental in the development of training courses designed for electric power organizations including OSHA 10- and 30-hour courses and NFPA 70E electrical training and program development services.
Matt presently works with utilities and contractors to provide technical and safety specific training, safety perception surveys, site audits and assessments, Root Cause Analysis and safety process evaluation and program development.