Heat stress or heat exhaustion is a serious concern for people working in extreme temperatures indoors and outside. Each year thousands of people are affected by heat stress and some even die as a result. Our Heat Stress Causes course provides training on how to avoid the dangers posed by heat exhaustion. Learn about different types of heat stress, from relatively harmless heat rashes to potentially deadly heat stroke, and learn their symptoms and causes.
Our Heat Stress Causes course includes training and test materials covering the following topics:
- What is heat stress
- Factors that can contribute to heat stress
- How to regulate body temperature
- What influences your body’s ability to tolerate heat