Respiratory Protective Equipment - RPE Training course

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Kentra can provide a Respiratory Protective Equipment – RPE Training course, covering the selection and safe use of Respirators and Face Masks which is certificated with ourselves as a Training provider.  The standard course provides a demonstration of the respirator but this can be extended to a practical session for your candidates, if this is of interest please Contact us.

Ratio: 6 Candidates: 1 Instructor, Duration: 1 Day

Aim
This training programme provides the necessary information to form a satisfactory understanding and awareness of the issues relating to the selection, use, maintenance, cleaning and storage of RPE according to current legislative requirements.
It is aimed at personnel who wear RPE as part of their daily activities.

In order to obtain the maximum protection required for the use of Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) the wearer requires a full understanding in the use, maintenance and storage of the equipment in the correct manner.

Course Content
Selection and Use of RPE.
Correct Donning and Doffing Procedures.
Current Legislation.
Basic Maintenance Requirements.
Cleaning.
Storage.
Respirator Face Fit Testing – theory only.
Record Keeping.
Final Assessment.

Employers are required by law to ensure that suitable training for RPE is provided before first use to all existing and new personnel.

Course Requirements
A room for the theory session including space to demonstrate the different types available.

Certificate & Validation
Candidates successfully completing this course will receive the following:
Kentra Certificate of Training for RPE Training course

RPE Training course

If you would like to discuss this or any other training course please contact us, either by phone on 01606 832 556 or by email here a quick link to our Contact us page.

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