Breathing Apparatus – Initial

3 Day Course
10 People Max
£525pp

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Breathing Apparatus – Initial

3 Day Course
10 People Max
£525pp
Overview

This Breathing Apparatus Training is designed for employees who may be required to use Breathing Apparatus Equipment, you will learn to wear Breathing Apparatus and be taught correct, safe operating procedures. The course focuses on a high emphasis of safety and emergency procedures. It will be taught based upon your specific breathing apparatus requirements. Using equipment such as,

  • Airline Breathing Apparatus
  • Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

The Breathing Apparatus (Initial SCBA) course will teach you to identify safe working periods incorporating the use of BA boards and simple calculations. Delegates will learn all legislation, carry out pre-wearer checks, donning, doffing, cleaning and storage of breathing apparatus. Including knowledge and practical wearing experience in a safe and controlled environment to operate safely in the workplace.

Who should attend?

Operatives and supervisors alike who will are required to work in environments where the hazards dictate that Breathing Apparatus must be worn.

It is aimed at anyone working in irrespirable environments where the use of working compressed air breathing apparatus is required for either short durations for specific tasks or prolonged working. Including working with chemicals, gases, viral risks, dusts and particles.

Qualification

INFRATEC Training certified training course.

Course Agenda

Hazardous environments that require breathing protection

Relevant Standards, Regulations explained

The Human respiratory system

Types of Breathing Apparatus

Communication Procedures

Risk Assessments and hierarchy of Hazard Control

Breathing Apparatus Key components

Calculating working duration & Emergency escape times

Using Breathing Apparatus Control Tally Boards

Breathing Apparatus Safety & Entrapment Procedures

After Use Cleaning, Maintenance & Testing Procedures

Search & Rescue

Practical Exercises will be tailored to your specific workplace and may include a selection of the following: Firefighting, Search & Rescue, Chemical Splash Suits, Fully Encapsulated Suits, Confined Space Rescue & Decontamination etc.

Group Booking?

Discounted group bookings are available at our training centre or directly at your site, contact us at training@infratec-uk.com to find out more

Feedback

“Very well ran course, excellently presented”  Shift Engineer, Venator

Overview

This Breathing Apparatus Training is designed for employees who may be required to use Breathing Apparatus Equipment, you will learn to wear Breathing Apparatus and be taught correct, safe operating procedures. The course focuses on a high emphasis of safety and emergency procedures. It will be taught based upon your specific breathing apparatus requirements. Using equipment such as,

  • Airline Breathing Apparatus
  • Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

The Breathing Apparatus (Initial SCBA) course will teach you to identify safe working periods incorporating the use of BA boards and simple calculations. Delegates will learn all legislation, carry out pre-wearer checks, donning, doffing, cleaning and storage of breathing apparatus. Including knowledge and practical wearing experience in a safe and controlled environment to operate safely in the workplace.

Who should attend?

Operatives and supervisors alike who will are required to work in environments where the hazards dictate that Breathing Apparatus must be worn.

It is aimed at anyone working in irrespirable environments where the use of working compressed air breathing apparatus is required for either short durations for specific tasks or prolonged working. Including working with chemicals, gases, viral risks, dusts and particles.

Qualification

INFRATEC Training certified training course.

Course Agenda

Hazardous environments that require breathing protection

Relevant Standards, Regulations explained

The Human respiratory system

Types of Breathing Apparatus

Communication Procedures

Risk Assessments and hierarchy of Hazard Control

Breathing Apparatus Key components

Calculating working duration & Emergency escape times

Using Breathing Apparatus Control Tally Boards

Breathing Apparatus Safety & Entrapment Procedures

After Use Cleaning, Maintenance & Testing Procedures

Search & Rescue

Practical Exercises will be tailored to your specific workplace and may include a selection of the following: Firefighting, Search & Rescue, Chemical Splash Suits, Fully Encapsulated Suits, Confined Space Rescue & Decontamination etc.

Group Booking?

Discounted group bookings are available at our training centre or directly at your site, contact us at training@infratec-uk.com to find out more

Feedback

“Very well ran course, excellently presented”  Shift Engineer, Venator