PPE and RPE awareness

Dispel the myths and get to know the PPE/RPE you need

One major topic of discussion during the Covid-19 pandemic has been around personal protective equipment (PPE) and respiratory protective equipment (RPE). 

It is important to know the difference between the different types of face mask and understand their ratings to ensure you’re as safe as possible.

The content in this module is aimed at: 

  • healthcare workers
  • non-healthcare workers
  • members of the public
  • anyone who wants to know more about PPE and RPE.

The information in the bitesize course is designed to dispel some myths and to help you to understand the different types of PPE and RPE, their effectiveness and which is most suitable for your business. 

The course

To achieve the best learning experience, we recommend you complete this somewhere quiet without distractions – the course should take around 10 minutes to complete. As this is a free course, it cannot be paused and picked up again at a later date. To get the best experience on this platform, please refrain from using Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge and use either Google Chrome or Firefox, which are updated on a regular basis.

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