This course is designed around the basis of the OSHA standards and other pertinent requirements. It is designed to ensure that the participants are prepared to handle work activities and emergency situations that will require the use of respiratory protection. It will provide them with the knowledge and skills to safely select, wear, and maintain respiratory protective equipment.
The objectives of this course are to instruct the participants in:
• Selection of respiratory equipment.
• Uses and limitations of the various types of respiratory protection.
• The fundamentals of respiratory equipment.
• Practical demonstrations of the respiratory units.
By completing this course, the participants will acquire the skills and knowledge required to safely select and use the proper type of respiratory protection.