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Cal PPE

Intended Audience

  • Construction Supervisors in California
  • Construction Workers in California
  • Construction Managers in California
  • Users of PPE in California
  • Selectors of PPE in California
  • Maintainers of PPE in California
  • Inspectors of PPE in California

Why Take This Course

By taking this course, you will be presented with the different kinds of PPE and their role in shielding you from hazards. Upon successful completion of the course, you will:

  • Understand the importance of exercising engineering controls as the preferred method for guarding against workplace hazards
  • Understand the necessity of conducting a thorough hazard assessment before acquiring and using PPE
  • Know how to obtain additional guidance from OSHA, NIOSH, ANSI, manufacturers, suppliers, and others in your organization

Course Topics

  • Scope, Application and Definitions
  • General PPE Program Issues
  • Head Protection
  • Eye Protection and Face Protection
  • Emergency Eye Wash and Emergency Body Wash
  • Arm Protection and Hand Protection
  • Foot Protection and Leg Protection
  • Hearing Protection
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Body Protection
  • Fall Protection
  • High Visibility Apparel
  • Working Over Water or Working Near Water