N95 Respiratory Fit Testing Train-The-Trainer Course Information

PLEASE NOTE

VDH is only doing the initial fit testing. Any further checks/maintenance/documentation etc. are the responsibility of the employer/employee.  

N95 Fit Test

N95 Respiratory Fit Testing Train-the-Trainer Course Information

The Virginia Department of Health provides regional Respiratory Fit Testing Train-the-Trainer courses. The course purose is to ensure that each health district and medical practice have qualified staff to provide respirator fit testing. In addition, the attendee can train others in the proper procedures for fit testing. This training is for qualitative testing using a hood and not quantitative testing.  Find out more about registration, locations, and prerequisites.

REGISTER ON http://va.train.org/  (Course ID 1046592)

TRAINING is FREE but REGISTRATION is REQUIRED

Course Duration: 2.5 Hours

Contact Donald.Moore@vdh.virginia.gov with questions

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Training Locations and Dates


Date Location
July 28, 2020 State Police Division IV Headquarters (Wytheville)
July 29 and July 30, 2020 Roanoke Valley Regional Fire - EMS
August 13, 2020 Dinwiddie Community Enhancement Center (Petersburg)
August 17, 2020  Eastern Shore Regional Fire Training Center
August 18, 2020 Norfolk Health Department
August 20, 2020 Virginia State Police Training Academy (Richmond)
August 25, 2020 Harrisonburg Rescue Squad
August 26, 2020 Department of Social Services (Fairfax)
September 1, 2020 Virginia Highlands Community College (Abingdon)
September 2, 2020 Roanoke Valley Regional Fire-EMS Training Center

 

Advance Preparation

Everyone that attends the Train-the-Trainer course needs to have:

1. Completed the OSHA Medical Questionnaire form --
https://va.train.org/DesktopModules/Documents/ViewDocument.aspx?LcmsItemID=766

2. Secure physicians or other licensed healthcare professional’s signature on the Medical Recommendation form and
bring it to the training -- https://va.train.org/DesktopModules/Documents/ViewDocument.aspx?LcmsItemID=767

3. Bring your N95 Fit Test Kit and N95 Respirator to training – See an example

N95 Fit Test Kit

See an example of an N95 Fit Test Kit

Vendors, List to order Test Kits

If you DO NOT have an N95 Fit Test Kit and can not get one ordered in time for training, contact donald.moore@vdh.virginia.gov. We can make arrangements to have one to use during the training.