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Respiratory Protection - 2111500

Overview
This online training teaches workers about protecting themselves from respiratory hazards. Exposure to dust, fumes, mists, gases and vapors may damage the respiratory system, causing lung damage, cancer and other serious ailments.

This course explains procedures such as medical evaluations, fit testing and User Seal Checks. Topics also include the explanation of dust masks, filter respirators, chemical cartridge respirators, IDLH atmospheres, SAR & SCBA respirators, general safety tips and proper cleaning and storage of respiratory protection equipment.

Audience
Anyone working in an area where respiratory hazards are present

Time Required
14 to 16 minutes

Topics Covered
  • Introduction
  • Medical Evaluation
  • Respiratory Protection and APFs
  • Dust Masks and Filter Respirators
  • Classes of Filter Respirators
  • Chemical Cartridge Respirators
  • IDLH Atmospheres, SAR & SCBA Respirators
  • Fit Testing and User Seal Check
  • Safety Tips
  • Cleaning and Storage
  • Summary
Last edited by: schnettler 08/21/2017