Scope of Training

This half-day training touches the most common route of entry for hazardous materials is through inhalation. Hazardous atmospheres are common in workplaces due to coatings, off-gassing, reactions, cleaning and many other processes. This course is designed for individuals exposed to atmospheres requiring Air Purifying Respirators in the workplace. Training will be specific to the manufacturer in question.



Hours of Training

Course duration is half-day.

Learning Competencies

    • Respiratory overview
    • Types of breathing apparatus
    • Selection and use of Respiratory Protection– CSA Z94.4
    • Theory
    • Equipment orientation
    • Proper donning and doffing procedures
    • Practical operations and trouble-shooting