Workplaces are designed to be relatively free from hazards. Hazards that cannot be eliminated are guarded to keep workers away. Workers wear their own form of guarding, or personal protective equipment (PPE), as a final layer of protection against workplace hazards. This course is ideal for all workers who use PPE.
- Recognize the responsibilities you have relative to your employer’s PPE program
- Identify different types of PPE
- Decide what PPE is suitable for the hazards present