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Personal Protective Equipment Awareness for Construction

    Personal Protective Equipment Awareness for Construction

    From gloves and goggles to face shields, hard hats, and respirators, members of the construction workforce must know which protective equipment to wear and when. Personal Protective Equipment Awareness for Construction reviews key safety requirements, so construction workers and employers can protect themselves at work. Conveniently available online, our PPE training course takes just 10 minutes to complete and will instill important knowledge into every student that will become useful in a variety of situations.

    Course Objectives

    Personal protective equipment (PPE) is an integral part of working safely on any job site. This introductory course provides students with the most pertinent information on how to choose, wear, and maintain PPE, as doing so properly could save lives. The topics covered include:

    • PPE requirements according to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards
    • OSHA and American National Standards Institute (ANSI) rules and regulations for PPE use to protect the head, face, ears, eyes, body, hands, and feet
    • Types of specialized equipment and when to use it
    • How to identify risks associated with the failure to select the correct PPE
    • Methods for conducting situational analyses, which help to determine which PPE is appropriate for any given situation

    Course Audience

    Designed with information specific to the construction industry, this personal protective equipment training course is intended for:

    • Construction Workers
    • Construction Foremen
    • Construction Supervisors

    This course is not meant for employees and employers working in the general industry. Instead, these individuals can take advantage of our Personal Protective Equipment for General Industry course, which contains lessons geared towards the nuances of PPE outside of construction. If you are unsure which course is appropriate for you, please browse our full selection of online courses and safety packs, call 800-971-1080, or contact us online.

    Course Features and Benefits

    Personal Protective Equipment for Construction takes just 10 minutes to complete, making it simple for construction workers and employers to fit it into their busy schedules. Upon completion, you will have a deeper understanding of the relationship between PPE and basic job site safety and be able to correctly select and utilize the various options for PPE.

    Burlington, MA 01803
    Call: 800.971.1080