PPE: Body Protection

PPE: Body Protection

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Course duration estimate: 30 mins

This 30 minute course is intended for faculty, staff, students, volunteers and visitors that use/wear or should use/wear PPE, and for those people who supervise/manage them, in order to help acquaint users with the various types of personal protective equipment (PPE) specifically designed to protect the torso, arms, and legs. Course objectives include:

  • Selecting and maintaining the proper equipment based on the workplace hazards present.
  • Recalling general OSHA requirements related to personal protective equipment.
  • Describing how to inspect and maintain body protection.

Note: Employees that have completed the UC Laboratory Safety Fundamentals course do not need to complete this training and must complete the LHAT PPE Training instead.

**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management System (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email sdps@ucdavis.edu to request access to the system.

Required by Cal/OSHA and UC Davis P&P.