TRAINING OPTIONS: IN-CLASS ($99.00 + HST) AND ONSITE (CALL FOR PRICING)
BEST Safety Trainings program is designed to help employers meets the requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety Act for workers who use respirators in the workplace.
By the end of the program workers will understand:
- Relevant legislation
- Limitations of equipment
- Respiratory selection, use and care
- SCBA and Supplies Air Systems
- Preoperational inspection
- Fitting the respirator (Start-up positive and negative fit check for air purifying respirators)
- Qualitative and quantitative fit testing
Following the theory part of the program there will be a practical evaluation completed. This consists of observing the trainee and testing his abilities to put the theory into practice and properly fit the respirator he will be using.
Any worker required to wear a respirator, Supervisors, Lead Hands and Health and Safety Committee members/ representatives.
The theory part of this training is approximately 90 minutes with questions and answers period. Practical’s take approximately 10 minutes per type of respirator being fit tested per person. You must not smoke, eat, chew gum or drink any liquids (except water) at least 20 minutes prior to the test. Must be clean shaven. Generally a group of 10 participants can be completed in a 3 hour time.