Annual Respirator Fit Testing Scheduled!

— Written By Josh Holland

This year’s annual fit testing will be held Monday, March 13th, 10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Hertford County Extension Center, 301 W Tryon St., Winton, NC 27986.

All appointments will be made in 20 minute increments. The North Carolina Agromedicine Institute will be charging $25 per person for the fit testing. Payment will be collected at the time of the test, by either cash or check. Medical clearance is required for individuals being fitted. You can obtain medical clearance at your local doctors office. If you would like to have medical clearance on the day of the test, it will be available for an additional charge of $10 per person. In order to gain medical clearance, please fill out the forms below and take them to your local doctors office or bring them with you on the day of the fit testing.

On the day of your appointment, please remember to shave for a good seal, do no eat, drink, or smoke within 30 minutes of your appointment, and if you already have a respirator, please bring it and a set of cartridges. If you don’t have a mask, once you are fitted, information will be available as to where you can purchase the mask and cartridges you may need.

If you have any questions, please call Joshua Holland at 252-358-7822. To schedule your appointment, please call the Hertford County Center at 252-358-7822. The required forms for fit testing are listed below.



Options for Completing Medical Clearance