Head, Eye, & Face Protection: PPE Employee Essentials

This online course provides informative details about personal protective equipment for the head, eyes, and face, including hard hats, safety glasses, safety goggles, face shields, welding goggles, and welding shields.

Course Overview

This online course will familiarize you with personal protective equipment for the head, eyes, and face—including hard hats, safety glasses, safety goggles, face shields, welding goggles, and welding shields. It also provides tips to reduce eye strain.

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Define personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Recognize head, eye, and face safety hazards
  • Select appropriate PPE for head, eye, and face hazards

Course Topics

  • The definition of PPE
  • Hazard controls
  • Responsibilities
  • The importance of fit
  • Head, eye, and face protection
  • Types of hard hats
  • Criteria for eye and face PPE
  • Eyewash stations
  • Eye strain