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Breathing Apparatus User (Initial Course)


Breathing Apparatus User (Initial Course)

How to identify safe working periods incorporating the use of BA boards and simple calculations. Delegates will learn all pertinent legislation, carry out pre-wearer checks, donning, doffing, cleaning and storage of breathing apparatus. Includes sufficient knowledge and practical wearing experience in a safe and controlled environment to operate safely, if required, in the workplace.  

As well as high-quality training, we offer a number of breathing apparatus services to ensure your equipment is properly serviced and maintained.

Key Facts

  • Duration - 2 days
  • Self contained positive pressure
  • Assessment - written and practical
  • Instructor/candidate ratio - 1:10
  • Award alignment - complies with HSE guidelines and BS EN 529: 2005 Respiratory Protective Devices and meets the requirements of the National Occupational Standards for confined space entries (City & Guilds 6150).
  • Accreditation – MRS Training & Rescue certificate
  • Lifespan - 3 years

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