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PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: 3M AirMate

by Beth L. Beam, PhD, RN.

- Published: 02/03/2012 | Running Time: 02:18

Demonstration of how to assemble and test a 3M Air-Mate PAPR unit.

Disclaimer: The following video depicts equipment commonly used in Nebraska hospitals. HEROES does not support any one manufacturer over another. Always refer to the manufacturer's directions for the complete instructions when using any powered air purifying respirator.

Learning Objectives

After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Understand how to place the filter for the 3M AirMATE PAPR
  • Understand the process of testing the 3M AirMATE PAPR
  • Describe the process of connecting the PAPR to the PAPR hood

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