Some useful links.

Cancer Council WA has worked with AVELING to develop an online ‘UV and Heat Awareness’ training course.  Cancer Council WA encourages outdoor workers to complete this course.



There is a lot of information available about skin cancer if you are interested in a bit of reading.

Below are some links to publications and websites which provide lots of helpful information about how to protect your skin as well as further information on early detection.

Work outdoors? Use UV protection everyday

Skin cancer and outdoor work: a guide for employers

Skin cancer: take a good look

Finding skin cancer

You can also get further information about the UV Index at MyUV




SunSmart App

UV levels change throughout the day, so be sure to check the UV forecast for where you are working. An easy way to do this is to download the SunSmart app for iOS | Android | Samsung to keep track of the UV levels via your smartphone.