Respiratory Protection


The University of Arizona Respiratory Protection Program (RPP) is a joint effort by Risk Management Services (RMS), Research Laboratory & Safety Services (RLSS), and Occupational Health (OH) to ensure a safe and compliant respiratory protection program.

Attention: All UA employees must use the following process to be evaluated, cleared, trained, fit-tested, and purchase respirators at the University of Arizona in response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Please review the process here.

In order to enroll in the Respiratory Protection Program follow these steps:

1.) Initiate request via the online respiratory protection form.

2.) complete the online medical evaluation questionnaire.

3.) Complete the training and schedule fit testing.

4.) Use existing or purchase new respirators from Facilities Managment (FM)


Respiratory protection can only be supplied to users if all OSHA-mandated steps are followed:

Click on each step below for instructions.