Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Awareness - OSHA StandardsDownload as PDF
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Awareness - OSHA Standards
LO1: Explain the role of PPE in relation to the Hierarchy of Controls
LO2: Describe you and your employer’s responsibilities relating to PPE
LO3: Identify suitable types of PPE for specific tasks
LO4: Describe the types of PPE used to protect various parts of the body
LO5: Identify signage associated with PPE
LO6: Describe how to correctly use, store and dispose of PPE
Oil & Gas Industry
29 CFR 1910.132, 1910.133, 1910.135, 1910.136, 1910.138
29 CFR 1926.106
No prerequisites are required to sit this course.
The assessment is taken during the course and is within the expected duration.
This course will help you to understand the importance of PPE used in hazardous workplace environments. You will learn about the responsibilities that you and your employer have in relation to PPE, and about suitable types of PPE that can help keep yourself and others safe in the workplace.
Employers should provide additional training when a new hazard/procedure/condition or piece of equipment is introduced into the workplace or “unscheduled” refresher training is recommended as directed to address inadequacies in knowledge and to address unsafe acts/deviations from procedures.