Paraquat Training & Fit Test

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Respirator Fit Test & Medical Clearance Information

Date: Feb 22
Location: Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Registration: Call the Chowan Extension Office (252-482-6585)
Fee: Medical Clearance Test Cost: $40

If you are planning to utilize Paraquat as a part of your burndown strategy this year, you are required to complete the EPA-approved training module and have an approved respirator, be fit tested and medically cleared. Find the information for the fit test and medical clearance above.

The training module consists of a 25 minute video and quiz. This training is only required every 3 years. The respirator fit test and medical clearance is required yearly. Click the blue link above to access the training module. If you would like to view the video and take the quiz at the Perquimans Extension Office, call to set up an appointment.

If you have any questions, please call Paul Smith at 252-357-1400.

Find the approved respirator filter requirements detailed in the red box below: