Course Information: This course is provided to ensure that employees working in areas requiring respiratory protection can identify and protect themselves against airborne respiratory hazards. The course includes identification of conditions requiring respiratory protection, selection and utilization of air-purifying respirators, self-contained and supplied-air respirators and the care and maintenance of such equipment. The course requires that a person must be medically cleared to wear a respirator. The course does not provide fit-testing, which must be done prior to utilizing the respirators on the job.
Key Topics Covered: Identification of conditions requiring respiratory protection, selection and utilization of air-purifying respirators, self-contained and/or supplied-air respirators and the care and maintenance of such equipment.
Course Duration: 6-8 hours
Certifications Received: Yes
Accreditation: Per NSTC standards and OSHA regulations
Recertification Interval: Initial, as regulations updated
Prerequisites: Respirator medical clearance and mask fit test
Course Format: Instructor led. Call for course offerings. Scheduled as needed for clients in Anchorage or on site
Offered by special request
Please call or email us for scheduling information on this course:
Tel: (907) 222-7612