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Personal Protective Equipment Training (PPE) 2023

Ended Jun 30, 2023

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Full course description

Course Introduction

This course is intended to train supervisors and employees on the proper standard procedures for using personal protective equipment (PPE) for protection against potential occupational exposure hazards when engineering and administrative controls are not feasible or effective. 

This training is intended for Indiana University community members only.  If you need to complete this training as a guest user, you may request access to the course at


Learning Outcomes

After completing the module, you will be able to:

  • Know and understand the various types of personal protective equipment available and when they should be used.

Module Topics Include

  • When to use PPE
  • PPE maintenance and storage
  • Different types of PPE (including eye & face protection, head protection, hand protection, foot protection, torso protection, fall protection, hearing protection, electrical protective devices)
  • Department and employee responsibilities

Course Creator 

IU Environmental Health and Safety

Length: 20 minutes

IU Environmental Health and Safety

Credit: Certificate

Audience: For IU employees who have a potential occupational exposure hazards that require the use of personal protective equipment (PPE).