Protective Coatings Application - Unit 1.10: PPE (inc RPE)

Objective: To understand the requirements for PPE. Also understand that PPE requirements may change depending upon the type of task performed.

  • The protective coatings applicator will use PPE and RPE in their duties.

  • The protective coatings applicator should be aware of the PPE and RPE requirements on any particular task.

  • It is a legal requirement that all personnel are given the correct type of PPE and RPE.

PPE = Personal Protective Equipment.

RPE = Respiratory Protection Equipment.