This course aims to train participants to be capable of identifying hazards that require the use and operation of open circuit breathing apparatus, as well as controlling teams of others using breathing apparatus at an emergency scene.
On completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Identify and state the concepts of atmospheric contents and the process of respiration
- Inspection and operational checks of Open Circuit Breathing Apparatus
- Don and use Open Circuit Breathing Apparatus
- Identify and run breathing apparatus and entry control procedures
- Use communications during breathing apparatus operations
- Correctly instigate entrapment procedures
- Work as a member of a breathing apparatus team
- Apply search and rescue techniques; and
- Clean and maintain Open Circuit Breathing Apparatus equipment
|Start Date||End Date||Location||Book Now|
|Wednesday 23 January, 2019||Thursday 24 January, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Tuesday 5 February, 2019||Wednesday 6 February, 2019||Balcatta||Book Now|
|Tuesday 12 March, 2019||Wednesday 13 March, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Wednesday 17 April, 2019||Thursday 18 April, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Tuesday 7 May, 2019||Wednesday 8 May, 2019||Balcatta||Book Now|
|Thursday 13 June, 2019||Friday 14 June, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Thursday 11 July, 2019||Friday 12 July, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Tuesday 6 August, 2019||Wednesday 7 August, 2019||Balcatta||Book Now|
|Thursday 29 August, 2019||Friday 30 August, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Tuesday 17 September, 2019||Wednesday 18 September, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Tuesday 15 October, 2019||Wednesday 16 October, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
|Tuesday 5 November, 2019||Wednesday 6 November, 2019||Balcatta||Book Now|
|Thursday 19 December, 2019||Friday 20 December, 2019||North Lake||Book Now|
Successful completion of the assessment requirements, will provide participants with a statement of attainment issued by SETS (RTO Code 52334) for PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit and PUAFIR215 & Prevent injury.
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.
The national competency package for this subject requires that participants be clean shaven as per the requirement of AS 1715. It is also highly recommended that participants have a fitness level appropriate to members of an active response team.