Addressing Lead Exposure in our Communities
This On-Demand webinar provides information about lead exposure, focuses on community solutions to lead exposure, and provides tools for preventing lead exposure in the home. It is based in part on the Flint Water crisis and provides strategies to prevent a similar event from occurring by highlighting strategies such as healthy homes interventions, training, and effective communication.
The drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan has raised public health concerns about lead exposure, the U.S. water supply infrastructure, and the authority to enforce safe and sanitary conditions. This recorded webinar addresses the impact of lead exposure on health.
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of ten (10) questions to earn 1 PDH credit.
This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:
- A brief introduction to the Flint water crisis
- The impact of lead exposure on health
- The business case for lead poisoning prevention
- Health homes intervention as a strategy to prevent lead poisoning and exposure
We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors. This courses is guaranteed to be accepted in AK, AL, AR, GA, IA, IL, ID, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, and WY. Before purchasing this course, please confirm that your state Board is listed above.