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Training/Formation Respirator Fit Testing Workshop 2-Day

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Respirator Fit Testing Workshop 2-Day

Duration: 2 days

Respirator Fit Testing Workshop - Quantitive and Qualitative Methods (2-Days)

Who Should Attend?

Personnel responsible for managing Respirator Fit Testing as part of a Respiratory Protection Program including:

  • OH&S Personnel
  • Health Care Personnel
  • Occupational Health Nurses
  • OH&S Managers
  • Fire Service Personnel
  • Industrial Hygienists and Technicians
  • JHSC Members
  • H&S Product Manufacturers & Distributors

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Prerequisites

  • None
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CANCELLATION/SUBSTITUTION AND TRANSFER POLICIES

Cancellation requests received more than 14 calendar days before start date of the event will receive a full refund less a $100 administration fee. Cancellation requests received within the 14 calendar days prior to the event start date will be non-refundable.

Substitution of event attendee will be permitted at any time prior to the start date. Participant substitutions are permitted at any time prior to the start of the event. Please ensure that the substitute has met any prerequisite requirements.

Payment must be received in full before the event. CSA reserves the right to cancel any event and will, in such case, fully refund all registration fees. No liability is assumed by the organizers for changes in conference dates, content, speakers or venue.

Classroom

Learning Objectives

  • Gain a solid foundation of the fundamentals & requirements for effective respiratory protection and fit testing
  • Review types of commonly used tight-fitting respirators
  • Review respiratory pre-use requirements and comfort validation
  • Learn the most commonly used Qualitative and Quantitative fit test methods
  • Understand the methods for conducting fit tests and associated critical procedures
  • Learn verification techniques for the competency of respirator users
  • Obtain valuable guidance on how fit testing workspaces, equipment and activities are organized

Course Overview

Respirator fit testing is a vital component of an effective Respiratory Protection Program. Training is the first step in helping your workforce become better equipped to ensure accurate and efficient testing protocols and procedures.

Through a combination of presentations and group activities, your experienced instructor will help you learn how to conduct respirator fit testing in accordance with CSA Z94.4 Selection, Use and Care of Respirators. Participants will be guided through a comprehensive overview of the process and technology of respirator fit testing.

In addition, a new practical component has been added to this course to enhance your learning experience and solidify your skills. The second day of this workshop is dedicated time for “hands-on” exercises where you will learn practical applications of the most commonly used qualitative and quantitative methods, working on a variety of respirators.

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GST REG No R119441681
QST REG No R1006017360