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Cal/OSHA Heat Illness Prevention

Intended Audience

  • Construction Workers in California
  • General Industry Workers in California
  • Manufacturing Workers in California
  • DOT/Transportation Workers in California
  • Agricultural Workers in California

Why Take This Course

This course instructs California workers about the signs of heat illness and how to prevent heat-related injuries. Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Define heat illness
  • Recognize the causes of heat illness
  • Recognize the symptoms of heat illness
  • Identify ways to prevent heat illness
  • Recognize high heat procedures, including how to respond to a heat illness emergency

Course Topics

  • Heat Illness Background and Case Studies
  • Heat Illness Symptoms
  • Water, Rest, and Shade