As part of its HAZWOPER regulations, OSHA created comprehensive training standards to make sure that employees can recognize, handle and dispose of HAZMATs and hazardous waste safely.
All of the products… the new “Micro-Learning” and full-length online courses as well as the DVDs and interactive CD courses… discuss topics that are integral to employees’ understanding of these issues.
MARCOM’s training products on “HAZWOPER: Heat Stress” help employees understand the need to guard against heat-related illnesses and what steps they can take to protect themselves in their work environments.
Topics covered in these products include:
- How the body reacts to heat.
- The role of fluids and minerals.
- Preventing heat-related illnesses.
- Heat rash, heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
- Recognizing symptoms.
- First aid.
- and more.
“HAZWOPER” VOD training and DVD programs are available in English and Spanish. Interactive Online Training and CD courses are available in English only.
The “HAZWOPER Heat Stress” MicroLearning curriculum includes the following 3-5 minute courses:
- “Body Heat Management”
- “Fluids and Minerals”
- “Heat Stress”
- “Heat Stroke in a Contaminated Area”
- “Other Heat Stress Control Methods”