Students go through a training course that includes classroom instruction and hands-on practice, and then take an exam to determine if they really learned the material. At the same time, assuming they don the respirator correctly, they find out which size facepiece is right for them.
Respiratory protection and fit testing is taught to employees who work in occupations where they may be exposed to hazardous fumes or chemicals.
Certification & Revalidation
A written exam is administered to evaluate student retention of information. Successful candidates will receive a certificate upon completion. Revalidation is required as per industry demand.
The syllabus focuses on:
•Recognize the different types of respiratory hazards
•Recognize the different types of respiratory protection
•Discuss the importance of fit testing a respirator
•Describe when to use respiratory protection
•Learn how to don the facepiece correctly
•Be fitted with the proper facepiece
This course is delivered in Houston, TX
Items to Bring