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Qualitative face fit testing train the tester

5 hrs

Course Brief

Face fit train the tester


Course duration approximately 5 hrs



Course fee from £450 for up to 10 people



This course once completed will enable the attendees to carry out Qualitative face fit testing for either half face disposable or reusable respirators in line with HSG 53 The Respiratory Protective Equipment At Work Guidance. The benefits to you the employer is both cost effectiveness and the convenience of being able to fit test new employees instead of waiting for an available trainer.



Course topics



  • Why RPE is needed (legislation)
  • The hazards, risks and effects of exposure.
  • What RPE is required.
  • How RPE works.
  • Why fit testing is required.
  • How to wear and check the RPE correctly.
  • What maintenance is required for re-usable respirators.
  • Where and how the respirator should be cleaned and stored.
  • Use and misuse of RPE
  • Practical session



There will be a theory test plus practical, on passing both elements a certificate will be issued which is valid for 3 years

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