Course Description: this course covers the requirements for the establishment, maintenance and monitoring of a respiratory program. After completing this course, participants will be able to identify and describe the major elements of a respiratory protection program following the OSHA Standards, discuss the technical aspects for the proper selection and use of a respiratory protection, and evaluate compliance with OSHA’s Respiratory Protection standard.

Course Content:

• Terminology
• OSHA Standards
• NIOSH Certification
• Respirator use
• Air Quality
• Maintenance and care of respirators
• Fit testing
• Selection of respirators