OSHA 2225 – Respiratory Protection

Course Description

Requirements for establishing, maintaining and monitoring a respiratory protection program, including terminology, OSHA standards, NIOSH certification and medical evaluation recommendations. Course highlights incorporate hands-on experience with respirator selection, qualitative fit testing, and the use of a large array of respiratory and support equipment for training.

Topics include:

  • Terminology
  • OSHA and ANSI standards
  • Respirator fit testing
  • Respirator selection
  • Respirator use
  • NIOSH certifications
  • Medical evaluation recommendations
  • Maintenance and care
  • Supplied air respirators
  • Self-contained breathing





Continuing Education Units

  • CEUs – 3.0

Bring your own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to class including:

  • Respirators – Please bring your own assigned half/full face respirator with proof of occupational respiratory protection medical clearance* if you plan to participate in hands-on activities. This would also include your self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), if available.

 Medical eligibility is to be determined by a physician or other licensed health care professional (referred to as a “PLHCP”). See Appendix C to 29 CFR 1910.134 or T8 CCR Section 5144 OSHA Respirator Medical Evaluation Questionnaire.


  1. Payment by credit card, check or purchase order or call 1-866-936-6742.
  2. This class can be taught at your facility. Call 1-866-936-6742.

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Upcoming Course Dates

Respiratory Protection OSHA-2225
OSHA Training Institute Education Center (Pleasanton, CA)
Respiratory Protection OSHA-2225
Safety Center, Inc. (Sacramento, CA)
Respiratory Protection OSHA-2225
OSHA Training Institute Education Center (Pleasanton, CA)