PPE: Eye and Face Protection

  • 3 topics | 25m 1s
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
This course will help acquaint you with the various types of personal protective equipment (PPE) specifically designed to protect your eyes and face. It will assist you in selecting and maintaining the proper equipment based on the hazards present in the workplace. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.


  • recognize the steps employers take to ensure employees are provided with appropriate protection while performing their jobs
  • identify the type of eye protector best suited to protect your eyes against specific types of workplace hazards
  • identify the type of face shield protector best suited to protect your face against specific types of workplace hazards
  • identify steps to take to maintain eye and face protection
  • identify techniques for ensuring eye protection is clean and sanitary


  • The Importance of PPE
  • Protecting Your Eyes and Face
  • Inspection and Maintenance of PPE