FREE Heat-Illness Prevention Training

University of Houston Clear Lake (UHCL) is providing a FREE heat-illness prevention training for small-businesses in the Houston region. The trainings and materials were produced under grant number SH-05032-SH8 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S. Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Materials developed by professors with occupational health and safety expertise and years of professional experience.

  • Dr. Magdy Akladios, PhD, PE, CSP, CPE, CSHM
  • Dr. Robert Phalen, PhD, CIH, FAIHA

Benefits of Attending

  1. Free training from qualified experts
  2. Be able to train current workers and future new hires
  3. Free training materials (digital files) and assistance
    • PowerPoint slides with videos and case studies incorporated
    • Handouts for workers
    • Assessment tests for workers
    • Post-training survey
    • Materials are in English and Spanish
  4. Improve safety and reduce costly heat-related illnesses
  5. Attendees will receive a certificate of attendance

Location / Dates and Times

Texas City
June 21, 2019 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Construction Safety Conference
COM Conference Center
1200 Amburn Rd.
Texas City, TX 77591

North Houston
June 24, 2019 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
OSHA Houston North Area Office
690 South Loop 336 West, Suite 400
Conroe, TX 77304

South Houston
Written Plan
July 12, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
University of Houston Clear Lake
2700 Bay Area Blvd.
Houston, TX 77508

South Houston
July 12, 2019 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
University of Houston Clear Lake
2700 Bay Area Blvd.
Houston, TX 77508

Register at or contact Robert Phalen at (281) 283-3753 or

Note: If you have more than ten trainees, we can conduct trainings at your company or job-site, or schedule a training at our facilities.