The course looks at legislation relating to PPE, the various types of PPE that protect workers from hazards, and how to determine the need for PPE. With this knowledge, you will be fully prepared to select and use PPE properly, so Health and Safety are upheld at work.
Is this course accredited and recognised?
Yes, this course is fully approved by both IIRSM and CPD. Employers universally accept this qualification. You will be able to instantly download and print your certificate as soon as you successfully complete the course.
How long will this course take me?
Roughly 45 – 60mins. But you don’t have to do it all in one go. We use the latest stop-start technology so you can go at your own pace.
Who should take this course?
Anyone who works in a high-risk environment. This course is an excellent addition to a CV as well as a must-have qualification when it comes to keeping yourself safe while working.
What happens if I don’t pass?
If you don’t pass, we give you your money back. It’s that simple. But you can resit the test as many times as required.
The course is divided into 5 easy to follow interactive modules and includes a multiple-choice test at the end:
✔️Introduction and Legislation
✔️Selection, Use, and Maintenance
✔️Breathing, Skin and Eye Protection
✔️Hearing and Head Protection
✔️Body and Foot Protection
Aims of the Course
By the end of this course, learners will have a thorough understanding of:
- Describe the legislation surrounding PPE, including risk assessments, and employers and employees’ duties.
- Select the correct type of PPE for any given job that requires it, including breathing, skin, and eye-protective equipment and how to use it.
- Decide if PPE is necessary for any given job.
- The various ear and head protective gear available and their uses.
- Identify different types of safety signs and what they mean.
This Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) course is accessed through a dedicated learner portal, and you will be provided with the easy to use login details. The course is divided into modules with a short quiz at the end of each to test your knowledge. Once you have progressed through each of the modules, you can access a Final Test which consists of multiple-choice questions based on the material that you have studied.
Once you have passed the course, you can download your course certificate in PDF from your learner area.
We are dedicated to helping you succeed. Our course includes dedicated tutor support and they are available to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course. Remember: your success is our success!