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SERVICE 205: Basic Respiratory Protection

Learning Objectives

  • Identify types of respiratory hazards and possible effects, either acute or chronic.
  • Recognize how engineering and administrative controls are applied to minimize or eliminate personnel exposure to respiratory hazards.
  • Identify the criteria used to select appropriate respiratory protection.
  • Recognize the types and limitations of air purifying respirators.
  • Identify advantages and disadvantages associated with using air- purifying respirators.
  • Recall the three respirator qualifications, which must be in place before donning a respirator.


The goal of this course is to ensure users are qualified and properly trained in the use and maintenance of respirators.