Respirator Medical Evaluation and Fit Testing

SKU: C-903

Train your employees what a respirator medical evaluation is and why they are necessary as well as giving details about a fit test.
Training Time: 24 Minutes

$249.00

Before workers wear a respirator on the job, they must undergo a medical evaluation to see if they can wear the particular type of respirator safely. The medical evaluation looks for medical issues that might create a problem for the worker. In addition, after the medical evaluation, the worker should undergo a fit test to make sure the respirator fits properly and creates a tight seal. This course explains the medical evaluation and fit test in more detail.

Topics Covered:

  • Explain why a respirator medical evaluation is necessary
  • Explain why a respirator fit test is necessary
  • Explain the order in which the medical evaluation, the fit test, and actual respirator use on the job should occur
  • Identify some medical conditions that might interfere with your use of a respirator
  • Identify some conditions that might interfere with the fit of a tight-fitting respirator
  • Identify some reasons why you may need to have a repeated respirator fit test
  • Explain how to perform a negative-pressure daily fit test for an air-purifying respirator
  • Explain how to perform a positive-pressure daily fit test for an air-purifying respirator
  • Explain how to perform a negative-pressure daily fit test for an air-supplying respirator
  • Explain how to perform a positive-pressure daily fit test for an air-supplying respirator

Based on:

  • 29 CFR 1910.134

24 Minutes (15 min. video + 9 min. test)

PLEASE NOTE: All DVDs include a link printed on the inside cover for customers to download printable tests and other documents.