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Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO)

CDC Project Firstline: Group Four (June 2021) – Respirator Basics (Web on Demand)


Course Summary

Course:  WD4484
CE Expiration:  06/25/2023, 11:59 PM ( ET )
Available CE:  CME, CNE, CPE

This educational activity is made up of three (3) episodes (created June 2021) designed to prepare frontline healthcare personnel and the public health workforce to protect themselves, their patients, and their communities from infectious disease threats, focusing on important personal protective equipment (PPE): respirators. This series of trainings is intended to present not just the recommended infection control practices, but the science and reasoning behind them. The three (3) episodes that make up this activity are as follows:

Episode 13: What is a respirator?

Episode 14: What is an N95?

Episode 15: How should I test the seal on my N95?

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Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistant, Pharmacists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Registered Nurses


Continuing Education Accreditation Statements
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME):

In support of improving patient care, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Enduring material  activity for a maximum of 0.25  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education for Nurses (CNE):

In support of improving patient care, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for  0.25 nursing contact hours.

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE):

In support of improving patient care, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designated this Knowledge event for pharmacists to receive 0.025 CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is JA-4008229-0000-21-212-H01-P.

TCEO does not provide CPE certificates. As a Pharmacist, you must log into the CPE monitor 8 weeks after the activity to obtain CE credit.