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This course is designed for workers who risk being exposed to air contaminants above the permissible exposure limits (PEL's) or suggested exposure levels.
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Explain the legislative requirements for respirators.
Describe roles and responsibilities.
Conduct hazard identification.
Perform respirator selection, use, and APF.
Explain the types of respirators and filter ratings.
Perform pre-medical screening and medical evaluation.
Maintain a respiratory fit test record.
Describe cartridge classifications.
Perform fit tests.
Effective as of Winter 2017
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