Working in Thermal Extremes

Outline

Duration: Half-day
Unit Standard: US 17585

This course is essential for employees who work at extreme temperatures and those responsible for planning, organising, and monitoring this type of work.

Working in hot or cold environments can be very hazardous to health, put additional strain on your body, and unless properly managed, can affect your ability to work safely and effectively.

Objectives

After completing this course, you’ll be able to:
• Describe how the human body regulates temperature
• Explain methods of assessing the thermal environment and heat strain
• Describe methods that eliminate, isolate, or control the hazard of heat and cold stress
• Plan for a job in hot and cold environments

Price

$225 + GST per student