Respiratory Protection

Protection respiratoire


When an area is contaminated by gasses or fumes, it is vital to choose appropriate protection and to understand how to use and maintain protective devices. This training course does not include a leak test.

Note: The complete version of this training course will always be given, regardless of the title, which may be Full or Review.

Target audience

Any person who must use respiratory protection in order to perform their work.


  • Learn and/or increase knowledge of the human body’s natural defences against breathable contaminants;
  • Learn how to work safely in accordance with the standards;
  • Identify the various type of respiratory protection;
  • Know and understand individual and group actions related to breathable particles;
  • Recognize work conditions that require respiratory protection.

Course content

  • Human anatomy (respiratory system);
  • Types of contaminants;
  • Types of masks;
  • Fitting, cleaning, and maintenance of various mask types;
  • PPE or group action… choices, costs;
  • Advantages and disadvantages;
  • Awareness of YOUR protection and health!

Educational approach

Presentations, class participation and demonstration.


An exam is used to assess knowledge.


1.5 hours.

The duration of the training can differ according to your needs when it is given in private enterprise.


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