Environmental, Health and Safety Services

Respiratory Protection Training Information

Is training mandatory?  If so, when?  Yes.  Personnel who use respirators to control exposure to a chemical, particulate or other respiratory hazard must be trained.  This training must be completed before the respirator is first issued.

Class length:  30 minutes estimated

Available online:  Yes

When is refresher training required?  Annually

For Questions:  Please contact the Respiratory Program Manager, 540-231-2509, or Zack Adams, Co-Director, 231-5985 or adamsz@vt.edu