Respiratory Protection

Native Education & Training College
Of Business, Healthcare,
Human Services & Technology

147 McIntyre St. W., Suite 101, North Bay, ON P1B 2Y5
Toll Free: 1.800.267.2577 Fax: 705.497.7839

Respiratory Protection

Airways are threatened when the air contains pollutant particles in the form of dust, gas, smoke or biological contaminants or when the environment lacks oxygen. Through this online training, the worker will understand the importance of using respiratory protection to preserve the respiratory tract and overall health.

Target Audience

Anyone wearing respiratory protection as part of their duties (e.g.: a painter).


• Explain what a respirator is

• Identify hazardous environments

• Explain the difference: air purifying vs. air supply respirators, loose-fitting vs. tight-fitting respirators

• Explain the proper use of respirators in the hierarchy of controls

• Identify three factors to consider when selecting the proper respirator

• Explain assigned protection factor

• Explain cleaning, inspection, maintenance and storage procedures and their importance

• Explain the employee’s responsibility for safe respirator use

Course Content/ Educational Approach

Training based on high-quality, realistic 3D simulations that allow learners to clearly visualize risk situations and applicable solutions. Many interactions are included throughout the course to ensure the learners’ participation and understanding.

Duration: 30 minutes

Evaluation: Built-in exam

Passing Score: 85%

Price: $49.95


Internet connection, computer speakers or headphones required.

The duration of the training is a general indication and may vary from one person to another.

This training is recognized by the following client corporations:


Alcoa Canada Cie

Aluminerie Alouette

Aluminerie de Deschambault (ADQ)

ArcelorMittal Long Products Canada


Arrimage Québec


Elkem Métal Canada Inc.


Exceldor Coopérative

Finkl Steel


Glencore – Mine Raglan

Glencore Affinerie CCR

Glencore Canada Corporation (Horne)

IOC Labrador

IOC Sept-Îles



Quebec Iron Ore inc. (Minerai de fer Québec inc.)

Rio Tinto – 2028 Mellon

Rio Tinto – Alma

Rio Tinto – Beauharnois

Rio Tinto – Complexe Jonquière

Rio Tinto – CRDA

Rio Tinto – Dubuc

Rio Tinto – Grande-Baie

Rio Tinto – Installations Portuaires

Rio Tinto – Laterrière

Rio Tinto – Énergie Électrique/Manoir

Rio Tinto Aluminum

SFP Pointe-Noire


Tafisa Canada