silica awareness




Course Length: 2.5 hrs

(not including class break times) 

Cost: $125

Course Description: An introduction to the dangers or crystalline silica, and best practices to preventative measures with safety respirators. 


Per 29 CFR 1910.134, OSHA requires employers to provide effective training to employees who are required to use respirators. The training must be comprehensive, understandable, and recur annually — and more often if necessary.

Topics include:

  • Introduction to Silica 

  • Using Respiratory Protection

  • Dangers of Crystalline Silica

  • Types of Respiratory Protection

  • Respirator Selection and Use

  • Respirator Training Requirements

  • Respirator Maintenance and Care

Materials Included:

  • Silica Awareness learning packet 

  • #2 Pencil

Prerequisites: N/A 

Policy: Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities. Make-up time is not permitted for this training course.

Course Examination: N/A 

Awarding of Certifications, CEUs, or Transcripts: Upon successful course completion students will receive a certificate of Completion from Safe Connect Us. Students will receive a certificate of completion. Certification can be  picked up at the office by the student.


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