Respiratory Protection

From detection to equipment maintenance, this course will teach you the essentials of protecting yourself against airborne contaminants. Enroll now!

  • Comprehensive overview of OSHA - 29 CFR 1910.134
  • Finish your training in just 1 hour
  • Earn 0.1 CEUs after finishing course
  • Created for employees potentially exposed to airborne contaminants 
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About This Course s-mod-info

OSHA's Respiratory Protection Standard applies to general industry, construction, shipyard, longshoring, and marine terminal workplaces. The regulations establish uniform guidelines for protecting workers when they must work in hazardous atmospheres. This course teaches employees how to protect themselves from airborne contaminants in the workplace. Main topics include contaminants in the workplace, classes of respirators, respiratory selection, using the respirator, and OSHA regulatory requirements.


This course is intended for all employees potentially exposed to airborne contaminants.

Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be able to:

  • Specify the requirements of OSHA's Respiratory Protection Standard
  • List the components of a respiratory protection program
  • Identify how to detect airborne contaminants in the workplace, assess their dangers and to protect against them
  • Describe the use and function of different respirators
  • Identify and select appropriate respiratory protection equipment
  • Inspect and maintain respiratory equipment

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