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Control measure

Prevent and manage heat illness in personnel

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Prevent and manage heat illness in personnel

Understand:

  • The need to seek medical advice if heat illness is suspected
  • How to prevent or manage heat illness in personnel

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Request medical advice if heat illness is suspected

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Use agreed procedures to request medical advice if heat illness is suspected

Provide personnel with the means to prevent and manage heat illness

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Ensure personnel have the means to prevent and manage heat illness