The course is delivered by SETS Enterprises Pty Ltd RTO 52334. This course has theoretical and practical components that the course participant must successfully complete.
On completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- How a breathing apparatus works
- Basic air consumption calculations
- Breathing apparatus/ long line description
- Donning and doffing procedures
- Work safely
- Equipment clean up
- Testing procedures
This course does not cover rescue (rescue component is in the two day Operate Open Circuit Breathing Apparatus course).
Successful completion of the assessment requirements will provide participants with a statement of attainment issued by SETS (RTO Code 52334) for MSMWHS216 Operate breathing apparatus.
The national competency package for this subject requires that participants be clean shaven as per the requirement of AS 1715.
This course can be conducted at IFAP’s North Lake (WA) training facility or at any facility that has a suitable classroom and training area.
There is a maximum number of 12 participants per program.