Respiratory Procedures

Duration: 1 Hour

Overview:

A review of the OSHA Respiratory Standard including the hazards of airborne exposures, the proper selection, use, maintenance, cleaning and storage of respirators. The program also reviews the medical and fit test requirements for effective respirator use.

Learning Objectives:

• Understanding of the OSHA Standard for Respiratory Protection;
• The hazards of airborne particulates, vapors and fumes;
• A review of the different types of respirators;
• Proper selection, use, maintenance, cleaning and storage of respirators;
• Medical testing/questionnaire; and
• Fit testing.

Participant Profile:
 
Any employee who needs to wear a respirator.