PUAFIR207 Operating Breathing Apparatus

This course  will provide you with a clear understanding of Breathing Apparatus procedures.

Course Content

The course covers the following;


  • Operating breathing apparatus
  • Objectives
  • Where to wear BA
  • Types of breathing apparatus sets
  • Open and closed circuit
  • Components of a BA set
  • Levels of BA entry control
  • Rapid deployment
  • Duration of sets
  • Full duration
  • Working duration
  • Purpose of a guideline
  • Descriptions
  • Use of branchlines
  • Safety and operational procedures
  • Disorientated
  • Lost, unsure or unsafe



2.5 Hours