KSHSAA Student Health and Safety
Sports Medicine

Heat Illness Prevention Training Resources

The training videos provided below have been developed by the NFHS and the Kansas Athletic Trainer's Society (KATS) to provide additional information related to Wet Bulb Globe devices and heat illness management techniques.

Link 1:
Kestrel 5400 WBGT Information (NFHS)
Link 2:
Kestrel 5400 WBGT Setup Information-Kansas Specific Zones (KATS)
Link 3:
Rapid Body Cooling Technique: Cold Water Immersion
Link 4:
Rapid Body Cooling Technique: TACO Method
Link 5:
Rapid Body Cooling Technique: Cold Water Dousing


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