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Know the Drill for Healthy IAQ: Training School Staff and Occupants to Reduce Indoor Asthma Triggers

9 June 2016
Speaker(s): 
Tracy Enger, Facilitator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Indoor Environments Division; David Blake, Indoor Air Quality Specialist, Northwest Clean Air Agency, WA; Francine Locke, Director, Office of Environmental Management & Services, The School District of Philadelphia, PA

Webinar participants will learn how to: 

  • Train staff to identify, recognize and address indoor environmental asthma triggers and perform the essential actions for effective asthma management in schools.
  • Design and successfully implement a staff training system as part of a sustainable IAQ management program.
  • Effectively use the School IAQ Assessment Mobile App—new technology featuring the IAQ Tools for Schools Action Kit—as a teaching tool to identify and reduce asthma triggers in the school environment.
  • Replicate successful strategies to reduce asthma attacks, increase attendance and improve academic performance through an effective staff training program and implementation of the IAQ Tools for Schools Framework.

Please fill out this questionnaire to obtain a certificate of completion.

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