Respiratory Protection Program

The Respiratory Protection Program is in place to decrease potential risks to employees who may be exposed to breathing hazards. It is mandatory for all employees who use respirators to be fit tested every two years. 


Arranging Respirator Fit Testing

Faculty and staff required to wear a respirator must follow the steps below. All steps must be completed before every fit test, including biannual re-fittings. 

Fill out the Form

The worker and supervisor are required to work together to complete the Respirator User Form (part 1).

Respirator User Form

Fill Out the Questionnaire

The worker must complete the health screening questionnaire (part 2). 

Questionnaire

Take the Online Course

The worker is responsible to register and complete the Respiratory Protection online course.

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Schedule a Fit Test

The worker is responsible to contact Staff Wellness to schedule a fit test. 

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Faculty of Nursing faculty and staff can follow the same steps as above, but they should fill out parts 1 and 2 of the Respirator User Form and Questionnaire for the Faculty of Nursing.