Operate Breathing Apparatus

Accredited
The Operate Breathing Apparatus course focuses on providing participants with the skills and knowledge required to safely use open circuit compressed air breathing apparatus.  This course can be combined with the Confined Space Entry course MSMPER205.

Course codes:

MSMWHS216Operate Breathing Apparatus

Dates:

Call us on 1300 797 312 to discuss your specific training needs

$250 per person

Duration: 1/2 Day (3 hours)

Venue: 72 Powells Avenue, East Bendigo VIC 3550. This course can be customised for your workplace.. This course can be customised for your workplace.

Course outline:

The course content contains but is not limited to the following components.

  • Conduct pre-donning checks and tests on breathing apparatus
  • Inspect breathing apparatus for immediate use in accordance with procedures
  • Operate breathing apparatus
  • Identify, monitor and control hazards in accordance with the procedures
  • Demonstrate effective application of breathing apparatus, undertaking activities as a member of a team
  • Close down breathing apparatus set in accordance with procedures
  • Remove breathing apparatus set in accordance with procedures
  • Undertake after-use cleaning and maintenance if breathing apparatus in accordance with procedures
  • Make equipment ready for operational use in accordance with procedures

Assessment:

Written theory assessment includes multiple choice and short answer questions. Practical assessment requires correct demonstration of donning, use and shutdown procedures.

Pre-requisite:

Not Applicable.

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