The Wildfire Smoke Safety Awareness for All Industries training from OSHA Education School is designed to familiarize students with basic occupational safety and health principles and techniques as they relate to wildfire smoke awareness principally in outdoor places of employment. Participants can expect to learn best management practices, new regulatory requirements, and sources to the latest occupational safety and guidance.
OSHA Education School’s Wildfire Smoke Safety Awareness for All Industries course is designed to provide essential knowledge surrounding wildfires and wildfire smoke, including characteristics, health effects, and smoke impact control strategies. Specific course topics include the following:
Health effects and controls
Particulate matter and the air quality index (AQI)
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