About this Course

Course Description:

This unit will provide a sound knowledge and skill base required to operate and maintain breathing apparatus and equipment in an irrespirable atmosphere as defined by Australian Standards. This unit also includes selection, use and maintenance of respiratory protective equipment.

This unit applies to operators who are working in a confined space, with hazardous gases/vapours, in an oxygen deficient atmosphere, in other situations requiring the wearing of breathing apparatus.

Location:

Private training can be organised at Kallibr training locations in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne OR can be conducted onsite if the following training and assessment requirements are met:

  • A room with access to power, a blank wall for presentation, a projector screen or a large TV, table/s and chairs.
  • Suitable confined space or simulated confined space for practical training

Course Outline

  • Available at Ingleburn, Salisbury, Melbourne
  • Onsite training available
  • Nationally recognised
  • Group discounts available
  • Online booking available

Course Outcomes

Learning Outcome

On completion of the course, participants will have gained the following skills and knowledge in:

  • Conduct pre donning checks and tests on breathing apparatus
  • Operate breathing apparatus
  • Conclude operations in accordance with procedures

Outcome

Upon successful completion, students will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.

Further Information

What is a confined space?

WHS Regulations state: A ‘confined space’ means an enclosed or partially enclosed space that:

  • is not designed or intended to be occupied by a person
  • is, or is designed or intended to be, at normal atmospheric pressure while any person is in the space; and
  • is or is likely to be a risk to health and safety from an atmosphere that does not have a safe oxygen level

For more information, follow the link to view the SafeWork NSW Confined Spaces Code of Practice

Important Information

If a participant withdraws from a qualification/unit, with less than seven (7) business days notice prior to commencement, Kallibr Training reserves the right to retain the 30% administration booking fee.

No refund will be provided within two (2) business days prior to commencement. No refund will be permitted after course commencement or if a participant fails to attend on the scheduled commencement date.

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