This course applies to persons who are required to wear breathing apparatus for part of their job because they are working in a confined space, with hazardous gases/vapours, in irrespirable atmospheres or for other applications requiring the wearing of breathing apparatus. The Training will be conducted over a period of 6 hours including both theory and practical components.
Unit of Competency
MSMWHS216 Operate Breathing Apparatus
Purpose of Breathing Apparatus – Requirements of the wearer – Set construction – Irrespirable atmosphere – Set’s duration – Wearer safety – Donning and starting procedures – After use maintenance
Assessment of knowledge will be conducted by use of a workbook and verbal questioning. Participants will also be required to demonstrate competence through a range of practical activities.
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