Respiratory Protection

Course Description

Individuals may be exposed, during the course of their job, to harmful atmosphere contamination. When effective engineering controls are not feasible appropriate respirators must be used. This course will cover why the respirator is necessary; what the limitations and capabilities of the respirator are; How to use the respirator effectively in emergency situations; how to inspect the respirator; what the procedures are for maintenance and storage; and how to recognize medical signs and symptoms that may limit or prevent the effective use of respirators. Must be taken annually and includes FIT Testing.

Prerequisite

None

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