🎓 Open / Public Training Course Event
Tue 14th Dec 2021 ⭐
Tue 14th Dec 2021 ⭐
Face Fit - Correct Fitting and Testing Procedures
1 Places Available
End date : Tue 14th Dec - End time : 0.67708333333
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In order to receive a quote for this training course please start by completing our enquiry form below. A personalised quote and ways in which to book will then be supplied.
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The 2-3 hour workshop covers the following: The background to fit testingWhen fit testing should be conductedTypes of fit testingQualitative / QuantitativeCorrect fitting of RPEIn depth training on how to correctly use Qualitative Fit Test Kits with many practical hints and tipsIdentifying and correcting failuresAdvice on how to structure a fit testing session and properly brief test subjectsPractical fit testing to gain experience and confidenceMaintenance of equipmentRecord keepingLinks to external documents...
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.
Specific Face Fit Testing joining instructions will be supplied to you (if appropriate) once your booking is confirmed. If, once confirmation has been received, you are in anyway unsure of what prerequisites or items you need to bring or provide, then your dedicated training manager or the trainer conducting your course will be able to confirm this with you. Contact numbers and ways to get in touch will be provided.
- 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..
Exeter Racecourse is located just off the A38 (Exeter to Plymouth), five miles from the end of the M5 southbound. Although clearly signposted from all directions, please note that access is via a sharp turn situated shortly after the brow of Haldon Hill. If you are using a Sat Nav to find us, please use EX6 7XS as the postcode.
Training venue location and streetview links can be found at the top of this page.
Our Face Fit Testing courses are accredited by the most recognised certificating body and supported by certification produced by XYZ Training Group - one of the UK's largest & most respected Health and Safety training companies..
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.