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This course includes:

02:33:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

7 units

Full lifetime access

Access on mobile and TV

Certificate of completion


Key Concepts Covered by This Free Course:

  • Understand the importance of wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Identify the different types of PPE and their uses.
  • Evaluate and manage risk through the selection and use of appropriate PPE.
  • Know how to maintain PPE properly to ensure effectiveness.
  • Understand the legislation and regulations relating to the use of PPE.
  • Understand the specific PPE needs and requirements for the healthcare industry.

Course Overview 

Are you concerned about the safety and well-being of yourself or your employees in the workplace? Do you want to ensure that you and your staff are properly equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to minimize the risk of injury and illness? Then our PPE course is the perfect solution for you! This comprehensive online course covers the fundamentals of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including its importance, different types, risk assessment, maintenance, and legislation. You will also learn about specific PPE requirements in healthcare settings. Our engaging and interactive course content is designed to keep you engaged and interested, ensuring that you absorb the material effectively. With our course, you will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed decisions about selecting and using PPE, and how to maintain it properly. Don't leave the safety of you and your employees to chance. Enroll in our PPE course today and get the peace of mind that comes with knowing that you are equipped with the knowledge and skills to stay safe and healthy in any work environment.

Course Benefits 

This PPE course provides a range of benefits to individuals and organizations. By completing this course, you will gain a solid understanding of the importance of PPE and its different types, risk assessment, selection and use, maintenance, and legislation. You will also understand the specific PPE requirements in healthcare settings. This knowledge and skills will allow you to make informed decisions about the use of PPE, minimize the risk of workplace accidents, and ensure the safety and well-being of yourself and your colleagues. Additionally, organizations that prioritize workplace safety will benefit from lower absenteeism rates, improved productivity, and a positive workplace culture. With our online course, you can learn at your own pace and convenience, making it ideal for individuals and organizations alike. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of achievement that you can proudly display to demonstrate your commitment to safety and well-being in the workplace. Investing in our PPE course is an investment in the safety and well-being of yourself and your colleagues. Don't wait, enroll now and start your journey towards a safer workplace!

Career Path 

  • Occupational Health and Safety Specialist - Conducts risk assessments and develops safety policies and procedures, including the use of PPE.
  • Health and Safety Manager - Develops and implements health and safety policies and programs, including PPE training.
  • Industrial Hygienist - Evaluates and identifies potential health hazards in the workplace, including the need for PPE.
  • Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator - Develops and coordinates health and safety training programs, including PPE.
  • Compliance Officer - Ensures that companies comply with all applicable health and safety regulations, including the use of PPE.
  • Emergency Management Director - Develops and implements emergency response plans that include PPE requirements.
Course content


01: Importance of Wearing PPE


02: Types of PPE


03: Risk Assessment, Selection and Use


04: Maintenance of PPE


05: PPE Legislations


06: PPE in Healthcare


07: Safe Handling of PPE


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