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.
8:30 am to 9:00am registration check-in and setup
9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Monday, July 20, 2020
9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Tuesday, July 21, 2020
9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Wednesday, July 22, 2020
9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Thursday, July 23, 2020
9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Friday, July 24, 2020
Each day of instruction will have two 15 minute breaks and one 30 minute break.
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE FORMAT
Connectivity requirements to attend the course:
(1) a high speed internet connection
(2) a desktop or laptop computer from which to work, i.e. a cellphone connection is insufficient
(3) an active webcam or onboard camera
(4) an active audio connection via either a computer microphone or separate telephone connection
REGISTRATION NOTES: Registration for this online course is restricted to residents or employees in OSHA Region 10 (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska).