Respiratory Protection

This course is designed for anyone entering into confined spaces or working in conditions that have the potential for inhaling harmful airborne contaminants. As an add-on to this course, PortaCount, quantitative fit testing is available.

 

Classroom Training Content

 

     

  • How to select the proper respirators for a particular hazard;
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  • When & how to use respirators in routine work activities, infrequent activities, & foreseeable emergencies such as spill response, rescue or escape situations;
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  • How respirator fit-testing is done;
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  • How respirators in use should be cleaned, stored, inspected & repaired or discarded;
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  • How to ensure sufficient high purity air is provided for air-supplied respirators (if you use them);
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  • How employees are to be trained about respiratory hazards at your workplace;
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  • Train on the proper use of the respirators used at your workplace;
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  • How you evaluate the effectiveness of your respiratory program.
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  • Takeaway
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  • After successful completion of this course:
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Legislated requirements of Labour Relations & Workplace Safety will be met
Participants will be able to apply the principles learned
How to recognize potential hazardous situations

 

Duration & Location

 

Program includes both a theory and hands-on segment and may be conducted on-site at your facility or at one of our off-site training locations.

 

Program Includes

 

     

  • Written examination
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  • Record of training report to employer
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  • Individual wallet certificates upon successful completion of course
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