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Training Modules

The following training modules may be used as educational pieces for public health professionals or the public. The trainings have been fully scripted for the purpose of using them as a "train the trainer" module.

Climate Change 101 Training Module

image of the climate change and public health module cover page Scientists and climate experts have reached consensus that the climate is changing and will likely bring increasingly frequent and severe heat waves and extreme weather events. The Climate Change and Public Health 101 Training Module provides an overview of the most likely climate changes in Minnesota and their potential impacts on public health.

Extreme Heat Training Module

extreme heat image The Extreme Heat Training Module provides an overview of extreme heat events, their public health implications, and strategies for individuals and local public health professionals to mitigate the potential health impacts of extreme heat.



Water Quality & Quantity Training Module

cover of water module The Water Quality and Quantity, Climate Change and Public Health Training Module provides an overview of the importance of water in Minnesota, the public health issues related to climate change and water, and public health strategies to prevent injury and illness due to changing water conditions.

Air Quality Training Module

cover of air module The Air Quality, Climate Change and Public Health Training Module provides an overview of the observed climate changes in Minnesota, the public health issues related to climate change and air quality, and public health strategies to mitigate and adapt to climate change to reduce the negative health impacts.

Food Security Training Module

cover of food security module The Agriculture and Food Security Climate Change Training Module provides an overview of the observed climate changes in Minnesota, the potential impacts of climate change on agriculture and food security, and public health strategies to increase food security and food education.

Mental Health Training Module

cover of mental health module The Mental Health, Climate Change and Public Health Training Module provides an overview of climate in Minnesota, how changing climate threatens our sense of place and contributes to greater senses of loss, how disasters impact behavioral health and stress, and what public health can do to protect mental health in our communities.

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Updated Tuesday, 27-Aug-2013 08:35:03 CDT