Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE)
Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) is a classroom based course that provides information and practical training for the effective care, use and inspections of respiratory protective equipment. Participants will be trained in using the following types of RPE equipment:
Air Purifying Respirator
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus
Remote Supplied Breathing Apparatus.
Duration 4 hours
Certificate Valid 2 years
Choosing the appropriate RPE for a given situation
Performing Pre-use Inspections
Donning and Doffing Air Purifying Respirator (North 7700 Half Mask)
Donning and Doffing Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (Scott 2.2)
Donning and Doffing Remote Supplied Breathing Apparatus (Scott SKA-PAK)
Knowledge testing, including a written exam.
Practical test, where participants must demonstrate the use of equipment.