PPE: Head Protection
This one-hour course will help acquaint you with the various types of PPE specifically designed to protect your head. It will assist you in selecting and maintaining the proper equipment based on the workplace hazards present. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives are to: recall general OSHA requirements, choose the appropriate head protection to guard against workplace hazards, and describe how to inspect and maintain head protection.
Employees that have completed the UC Laboratory Safety Fundamentals course do not need to complete this training.
Training is required by Cal/OSHA and UC Davis P&P for faculty, staff, students, volunteers and visitors that use/wear or should use/wear PPE of this type and for those people who supervise/manage them. NOTE: Interim training may not meet all requirements; improved versions are under development.