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Respiratory Protection Awareness

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Course Description:

Workers who are exposed to dust and other contaminants are at risk of developing respiratory related diseases. This course will provide information that will enable employees to understand and prevent the hazards associated with dust, fumes, mists, and oxygen deficient and enriched atmospheres. Students will learn the types, proper selection, limitations, intended use, inspection, cleaning and storage of respirators. Participants will also learn about the anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system. Attendees will be presented with the elements to create a required OSHA respiratory plan.

If this class is given in conjunction with Respirator Fit Testing (to be done annually) each participant must have an approved Medical Evaluation Questionnaire or other proof of medical clearance to wear a respirator before fit testing certification.

Course Topics:

  • OSHA Standard 29CFR 1910.134 Respiratory Protection
  • The requirements needed to develop a written respiratory plan
  • Respiratory hazards in the workplace
  • Types of respirators and cartridges
  • Anatomy /physiology of the respiratory system
  • Proper methods of inspecting, cleaning, and storage of respirators

Who Should Attend:

Administrators and Safety and Health personnel who need to become familiar with OSHA respiratory requirements and employees who require respiratory awareness or refresher training.

Regulatory Requirements:

OSHA 29CFR 1910.134

 

Cost:
$150/pp
Registration:
Please contact us a 877.399.1698 for more information
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Details

Date:
October 20
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 am
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Organizer

OccuMed
Phone:
877.399.1698
Email:
info@occumedne.com
Website:
occumedne.com

Venue

OccuMed Training Center
5 Dan Road
Canton, Massachusetts 02021
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Phone:
877-399-1698