Course Outline

We train workers to understand the requirements of the Regulation, Act and CSA standards with respect to performing respirator fit tests on workers.  This includes the understanding of roles and responsibilities, what is required in a respiratory program, and the basic sources of respiratory hazards.  We also will look at the different types of respirators, care, maintenance, storage as well as the difference between filters and cartridges. Participants will be required to demonstrate the process of a fit test and must successfully complete an exam.

Prerequisites

No previous training is required.

What to Bring

If possible, your respirator

Course Length

The duration of the fit test training course is 4.5 hours.

Course Content

  • Know how to use the OHS Regulation and the WC Act to access health and safety requirements;
  • Learn each component of the Respiratory Program based on CSA Z94.4-02 requirements;
  • Understand the basics sources of respiratory hazards;
  • Understand when a respirator is required and the type of respirator needed;
  • Know how to choose the appropriate equipment including filters and cartridges;
  • Perform fit tests on various types of respirators;
  • Perform seal checks before each use;
  • Care and maintenance of respirators; and
  • Learn how to set up a documentation process for the program.

Cost

$199.00 per person plus GST (all course material included).

*Please be advised we have a 3 business day cancellation policy.

**Please Note: If you are already registered for a class and you go to one of our other locations, in error and are late to your course, you will not be permitted into the class. If your class is on the weekend, please be advised there will be no office staff in to monitor the phones. Please ensure that you arrive at least 15 minutes early for your class!**

  • Mar 4, 2024
    March 4, 2024
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • April 2, 2024
    April 2, 2024
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 3, 2024
    May 3, 2024
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Venue:  

Address:
Unit 201 - 4199 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5C 3Y6

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Mar 4, 2024show details +$208.95 (CAD)*  
April 2, 2024show details +$208.95 (CAD)*  Registration start
March 4, 2024
May 3, 2024show details +$208.95 (CAD)*  Registration start
April 3, 2024

* price includes taxes