OSX 957 • OSHA 2225: Respiratory Protection

OSX 957 • OSHA 2225: Respiratory Protection

2023 courses will be available for enrollment beginning in December 2022.

2022-3 DatesTimesMeetingsMeeting TypeLocation Reg. DeadlineFee
November 5, 6, 19, 20, 20228:30am–5:00pm4WeekendOnlineNovember 1$775
March 7, 8, 9, 108:30am–5:00pm4WeekdayOnlineMarch 3$775
May 22, 23, 24, 258:30am–5:00pm4WeekdayOnlineMay 18$775
July 8, 9, 15, 168:30am–5:00pm4WeekendOnlineJuly 4$775
November 13, 14, 15, 168:30am–5:00pm4WeekdayOnlineNovember 9$775
* Schedule(s) subject to change; contact our OSHA Assistant for scheduling questions | Updated 9/29/2022

Course Description

Respiratory ProtectionThis course covers the requirements for the establishment, maintenance, and monitoring of a respiratory protection program. Course topics include terminology, OSHA Respiratory Protection Standards, NIOSH certification, respiratory protection programs, and medical evaluation requirements.

Program highlights include workshops on respirator selection, qualitative and quantitative fit testing, and the use of respiratory protection and support equipment. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify and describe the elements of a respiratory protection program, the proper selection, use, and inspection of respiratory protection, protection factors, and evaluate compliance with OSHA Standards.

Participants will be certified to conduct Qualitative Fit Testing.

Who Should Attend

Individuals responsible for overseeing safety in industries such as: Construction, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Maritime and General Industry.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Identify and describe the major elements of a respiratory protection program following the requirements in 29 CFR 1910.134.
  2. Discuss the technical aspects for the proper selection and use of respiratory protection
  3. Evaluate compliance with OSHA’s respiratory protection standard by using the compliance directive and the Small Entity Compliance Guide
  4. Recognize the hazards and prevalence of confined spaces.

CEUs: 3.0
Prerequisites: None
Course Length: 4 days
Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad.


System and Equipment Requirements

It is important that students review the system and equipment requirements listed below to be successful in a video conferencing course.

  • An internet connection – broadband wired or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)
  • Access to computer or laptop (*no phone); one student per device
  • Speakers and a microphone – built-in, USB plug-in, or wireless Bluetooth

Videoconferencing Requirements