Cold Weather Awareness

Our Cold Weather Awareness short course helps managers and employees manage the risks.

Key Learning Points:

  • Identify the key health and safety risks associated with cold weather
  • Be able to explain the most common ways to tackle adverse weather risks at work
  • Recognise the signs of weather-related health issues

Course Overview

What’s the temperature like at your workplace?

People perform best when they’re comfortable. Working at a reasonable temperature is a key part of that. If you work in a warm environment, or your workplace is gripped by a heatwave, you might be at risk for heat-related health issues.

Employers and employees alike need to take these risks seriously. Our Hot Weather Awareness short course helps managers and employees manage the risks.

Along with Hot Weather Awareness, it forms part of our extreme weather group of courses.

Course Details

  • Course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

Course Contents

Our Cold Weather Awareness online course is broken down into four modules, including knowledge check questions throughout.

Our Cold Weather Awareness online course is broken down into four modules, including knowledge check questions throughout.

1 – Introduction

This section gives an overview of cold weather and its major risks including driving, slips and trips, and exposure-related health problems.

2– Planning for cold weather

This section explains how to handle working in bad weather including and details that only essential journeys and essential jobs should be undertaken.

3 – Handling cold weather

This section explains some health and safety precautions to prevent slips and trips. These include making the carparks and areas around the workplace safer, and how to plan for safer journeys.

4 – Cold weather-related illness

This section explains the signs of cold weather-related illnesses such as frostbite and hypothermia, helping you spot them in yourself and in others.

This course is published by Cylix

Tailored versions of the courses are available for the following sectors

Compatible for

Any Workplace

Public Sector

University/HE

College/FE

School

Fire & Rescue

The Assessment

Learners are asked questions on hot weather awareness throughout the course. If they answer them correctly, they win thermometer badges.

2 Ways of Purchasing

You can purchase our courses individually or for even better value you can purchase the complete range of Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Management courses in one neat bundle.

1. Individual Licenses

If you buy courses on an individual bases you pay a price per learner, per course per year. You can run these courses on your own LMS if Xapi/SCORM compliant or you can take them online.

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2. Complete Bundle

Buy all of the Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Training courses in one great value package and receive unlimited benefits including our AI driven Learning Experience Platform, Astute.

1. Individual Pricing

Number of Learners Cost (per year)
1 - 10
£34.50 / per learner
11 - 20
£29 / per learner
21 - 50
£23 / per learner
51 - 100
£17.50 / per learner
101 - 150
£11.50 / per learner
150+
Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide.

2. Complete Bundle Pricing

If you buy all the Compliance, Health & Safety or Performance Training in a complete bundle, all features come as standard, no matter the size of your organisation!
Number of Learners Cost (per year)
50 - 100
£34.50 / per learner
101 - 200
£29 / per learner
201 - 300
£24.50 / per learner
301 - 400
£21 / per learner
401 - 500
£17.50 / per learner
501 - 750
£14.50 / per learner
751 - 1000
£11.50 / per learner
1001 - 2500
£9.50 / per learner
2501 - 5000
£7 / per learner
5000 - 10,000
£6 / per learner
10,000 +

Included Features

  • All courses in our catalogue
  • Our Learning Experience Platform ‘Astute’
  • New courses added regularly
  • Branded, downloadable posters
  • Customise Course Content for Your Team
  • Regular course updates
  • Dedicated Account Manager
  • Unlimited help desk support
Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide. Prices are based on a 2 year contract.

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