Safety Diploma Course

OSHA Respiratory Protection Training Course


Some jobs require employees be exposed to hazardous, airborne contaminants.

Respirators protect the wearer from insufficient oxygen environments, harmful dusts, fogs, gases, mists, smokes, sprays and vapors. Any of which can cause cancer, lung disease or impairment, as well as other diseases, even death.

Governing regulations

This online course satisfies the training requirements of OSHA 29 CFR § 1910.134 Respiratory Protection Standard.

Course Overview

This Respiratory Protection online training course describes the standard, hazard identification, avoidance, and control, covering a variety of respiratory protection-related topics, along with practical information on safe work practices.

Who Must Take this Course?

All employees required by OSHA (or their employer) to wear respirators to protect them from occupational diseases caused by breathing air contaminated with harmful dusts, fogs, fumes, mists, gases, smokes, sprays, or vapors.

Course Format

Our OSHA Respiratory Protection Training course consists of content, graphics, audio, self-check questions, and a final exam.
Upon successful completion each student will receive Hard copy of completion certificate and can print a wallet card

Continuing education credits?

Each student will receive 0.2 CEUs (or 2 CMEs) for completing this course.

Topics Covered

  • Hazards overview
  • OSHA overview
  • Hazard controls
  • About the respiratory protection standard
  • Contaminated air
  • Respiration
  • Controls
  • Types of respirators
  • Respirator terms
  • Atmosphere-supplying respirators
  • Air-purifying respirators
  • Assigned Protection Factor (APF)
  • Maximum Use Concentration (MUC)
  • Medical evaluation
  • Fit testing
  • Respirator use
  • Respirator effectiveness
  • IDLH atmosphere procedures
  • Interior structural firefighting
  • Respirator maintenance and care
  • Respirator storage
  • Respirator inspection
  • Respirator repairs
  • Other requirements