This course is being conducted at the HAMMER Federal Training Center, and registration is restricted to Hanford workforce employees, for example employees or subcontractors of WRPS, HMIS, CHPRC, DOE, and BPA. If you have questions about your eligibility to register, please call or email us. Contact information is located at the lower right on this page.
This course covers the requirements for the establishment, maintenance, and monitoring of a respiratory protection program. Course topics include terminology, OSHA Respiratory Protection Standards, NIOSH certification, respiratory protection programs, and medical evaluation requirements. Program highlights include workshops on respirator selection, qualitative and quantitative fit testing, and the use of respiratory protection and support equipment. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify and describe the elements of a respiratory protection program, the proper selection, use, and inspection of respiratory protection, protection factors, and evaluate compliance with OSHA Standards.
August 2–5, 2021
7:00 am to 3:00 pm | Monday–Wednesday
7:00 am to 1:00 pm | Thursday