Compressed Air
Breathing Apparatus Wearer - Initial

Duration 2 days
No. of Participants Maximum 8 delegates

Develop the practical skills and knowledge in the use of compressed air breathing apparatus and requirements for working in vessels, confined spaces and industrial settings.

On successful completion of this course, the delegates will have a greater understanding of the breathing apparatus entry control officer role, safe wearing of breathing apparatus, emergency arrangements, testing cleaning and general maintenance of associated equipment including record keeping.

Course content includes:

  • Physiology of Respiration
  • Breathing Apparatus set description
  • Breathing Apparatus cylinders / durations
  • Breathing Apparatus General checks and startup procedures
  • The importance of Record keeping
  • Wearer Distress
  • Practical exercises
  • BA entry control
  • Client specific BA policy and procedures

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