This course is designed to inform employees about the requirements of 1910 Subpart I, Personal Protective Equipment and USACE EM 385-1-1, Section 5, Personal Protective and Safety Equipment.
The use of personal protective and safety equipment (PPE) is a control measure that is to be used only after a hazard evaluation identifies hazards associated with a particular job or activity, and it is determined that the hazards cannot be eliminated and/or controlled to an acceptable level through engineering design or administrative actions. Utilize process and engineering controls before PPE to protect employees.
|What is Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)|
|Basic Hazard Categories|
|Criteria for PPE|
|Eye and Face Protection|
|Working Over or Near Water|
|Proper Care of PPE|
|Donning and Doffing PPE|
The employer is required to:
Perform hazard assessment.
Provide appropriate PPE.
Review/update/evaluate PPE Program
Employer shall instruct each employee in the recognition and avoidance of unsafe conditions and the regulations applicable to his work environment to control or eliminate any hazards or other exposure to illness or injury.
Each employee who is required to use PPE must be trained to know:
When PPE is necessary
What PPE is necessary
How to properly put on, take off, adjust, and wear the PPE
The limitation of the PPE
Proper care, maintenance, useful life, and disposal of PPE
Participants will receive a Participant Manual and course handouts.
Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion upon successful completion of the course.
We also conduct On Site Training and Live On Line Training.