General Safety Classes

Heat Related Illnesses

Course Length: 1 Hour Register


This course was designed to show signs,symptoms, care, and prevention of heat related illnesses. The course topics include, but are not limited to, the three types of heat related illnesses, signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke, care for heat related illnesses, preventing heat related illnesses, and preventing sun exposure (optional).


Severe Weather Safety

Course Length: 1 Hour Register


The purpose of this course is to discuss safety policies and precautions to take during severe weather conditions. The following is an outline of the topics that are covered:

  • Snow, Ice, Wind Chill
    • University Policy
    • Driving Personal/University Vehicles
    • Stranded at Home: Recommendations
  • Thunderstorms (Straight Winds) and Tornados (Micro-Bursts)
    • Recommendations
    • Lighting
    • Flash Floods/Urban Floods
    • When the Calm Returns
  • Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke, Ultraviolet Radiation
  • Family Disaster Plan
    • Create a Plan
    • Implement a Plan
    • Supply Kit