Respiratory Protection Awareness – Setting the Standard

Learn the requirements and key elements of an effective workplace respiratory protection program



On Demand
Course Leader : Guy Chenard, CRSP
Duration : 1 hour 0 minute
Price: $69.00

This webinar is designed to provide the participants with an overview of the requirements for a respiratory protection awareness program based on the CSA Z94.4-11 Standard.  It offers key information on several types of respirators including examples that can be used when designing your program.

The following topics will be discussed:

  • Duties and responsibilities
  • Selection factors
  • Negative pressure respirators
  • Power air-purifying respirators
  • Supplied air respirators
  • Fit testing

The session will be appealing to people who are developing a respiratory protection program or as a refresher for those who currently manage respiratory protection at work.


SpeakerGuy Chenard is a retired Senior Health & Safety Advisor with Ontario Power Generation (OPG).  His 28 year career with OPG included operation and technical positions in nuclear, hydroelectric and fossil fuelled generating plants. He was a respiratory administrator for one of OPG’s coal fired generating plants that employed approximately 400 employees.

Guy is a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP), a Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.), a Professional Member of the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering and a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Canadian Occupational Safety magazine.

*Please note, this webinar is available for viewing for 7 days from date of enrollment.