Face Fit Testing

COURSE CALENDAR
Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Health and Safety, General Safety

What Is Face Fit Testing Training?

It is essential for any wearer of tight fitting RPE Respiratory Protective Equipment to ensure that it is both adequate and suitable. RPE should be selected correctly for the task and all users must be trained in the correct use of the equipment. Reusable RPE should also be inspected and maintained at required intervals. In the case of tight fitting respirators wearers should have a Face Fit Test carried out to ensure its safe use and operation and so that the fitted equipment does not allow for any foreign particles or droplets to enter the sterile environment.

Who Should Attend

This course is aimed at anyone who, through the course of their employment, is required to wear face masks or respiratory protection either to protect themselves or those who they come in contact with. This includes both users wearers of RPE and their supervisors and managers who are required to have an in depth knowledge of Face Fit Testing using Qualitative Fit Test Methods and common respiratory hazards in the workplace. Candidates must be clean shaven. PPE should be supplied in the style required for job role, this includes the face mask to be tested wearing. Candidates should not eat, drink or smoke 30 mins prior to test and all are required to have a sense of smell.

Course Agenda

- Introduction to face fit testing requirements
- RPE selection & correct use
- Smell test
- Record keeping
- Correct disposal of RPE
- Demonstration of qualitative and / or quantitative techniques
- Face fit test and practical exam.

Venue

May 2020 Course is currently available at client premises or via remote learning. In order to ensure its cost effectiveness client visits should ensure a minimum of 3 persons are in attendance. Each course requires individual training testing which will take approximately 40 minutes per person. Face fit testing kits are required. We are able to sell face fit testing kits however they are currently in short supply

Accreditation

The Face Fit Testing course will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

Open Courses & Public Events

Our Face Fit Testing training public event calendar has more than open course training dates taking place across the UK. Search and book securely online and receive an immediate confirmation together with full joining instructions, your VAT invoice and a receipt of payment. You are also able to make an enquiry and receive our formal quotation. Lowest price guaranteed.

More Information

May 2020 our Face fit training testing services are in high demand. We are currently unable to carry out training at our premises but can conduct group sessions on a one to one basis at client premises. We also have remote learning options available. If you are contacting us from an NHS Trust Hospital, NHS Dental or Private Dental Practice then please ensure you quote either your trust number and, in the case of dental practices, the delegate GDC numbers. Face fit testing kits are available to purchase, however currently they are in short supply.

Course Availability

In addition to a comprehensive Face Fit Testing open course schedule, training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, start by completing the form below and we'll send you the full course information and a quotation based on your requirements.

Make A Face Fit Testing General Enquiry Here

Complete the form below and we'll send you some training options and / or a quote by return. Please only use this form if you are interested in Face Fit Testing courses. For all other enquiries, please use the general contact page, refine your search above or call us on 0844 335 8882.

Face Fit Testing Training Enquiry



eLearning Options
eLearning Currently Unavailable
Face Fit Testing
Part of our General Safety range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 40min (pp)
  • Max Class Size 8
  • Average Price (Guide Per Person)
  • 1 - 4 persons £145
  • 5 - 6 persons £135
  • 7 - 8 persons £125
  • Group / 13+ £125

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
Our Face Fit Testing Training Courses

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