Respiratory Awareness – On-site

Course Duration

1 day

Price

Varies

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Course Summary

Respirators are designed to provide protection when other controls are not feasible, in emergency situations, or to supplement other engineering or administrative controls. They are designed to reduce or minimize exposure, or contact with chemical or biological hazards.

If respirators are used in the workplace, the employer is responsible for implementing a written respiratory protection program.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain specific roles and responsibilities with respect to respiratory protection
  • Discuss the process of hazard assessment
  • Explain how to select the appropriate respirator
  • Discuss different types of respirators
  • Discuss different fit testing methods (theory)
  • Explain proper care and maintenance

Note: This is a theory course only. Fit testing is a separate product.

Course Material

Participant manual, test, record of attendance, and wallet card

Target Audience

Managers, supervisors, users of respirators, JHSC, and health and safety representatives

Legislative Reference

Reg. for Industrial Establishments s. 79

Continuing Education Credits

HRPA has approved this course for CPD. Please contact us at 800.815.9980 to find out more.

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