Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Fall Protection, and Hearing Protection

Provided by: MEP Courses

This half-day workshop covers the topics of personal protective equipment and hearing protection. The workshop is taught by an OSHA-authorized trainer who is also a certified safety and health manager (CSHM). OSHA requires employers to determine the hazards present in the workplace and to provide employees with the appropriate personal protective equipment.

Course Objectives:

  • Describe the hierarchy of controls as it relates to personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Identify types of PPE used in general industry
  • Explain PPE training requirements
  • Explain employer and employee responsibilities regarding PPE and hearing protection.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for all employers and employees who want to improve operational excellence.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business


Purdue University MEP

Employee Type

Leadership, Change Leaders, Maintenance, 1st Level Supervisor, Operations Team, New Applicants

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

4 hours