Operate Breathing Apparatus (MSA Unit)
WH&S More Skills
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Salisbury||No||Flexible Delivery, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This unit is part of the Manufacturing Training Package. It covers the competence associated with the use of breathing apparatus in an irrespirable atmosphere and its basic maintenance. This unit would be required by an incident team member and may also be required by other personnel such as those required to enter an irrespirable atmosphere for cleaning and maintenance purposes. It applies to self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and also long line breathing apparatus.
Subjects you can Study
Conduct pre-donning checks and tests on breathing apparatus; Operate breathing apparatus; Conclude operations.
About WH&S More SkillsEstablished in 1995, WH&S More Skills is a Registered Training Organisation that delivers outcomes for people working in the construction, manufacturing, transport, energy and mining industries. It is accredited to provide training and assessment for licences to perform high risk work (LHRW) and other competencies. It can provide formal training and assessment, refresher courses, verification's of competency and skills audits. The provider can also provide on-site and off-site training solutions. Licences to perform high risk work include: Dogging; Rigging (Basic, Intermediate and Advanced); Bridge & Gantry crane (CB); Mobile cranes; Forklifts; Elevated Work Platform; Vehicle Loading crane; Scaffolding; and Materials Hoist. Other competencies include Working Safely at Heights, Confined Space Entry, Earthmoving, Swing stage scaffold (user & installer), Gantry or Overhead crane (RII), Telehandler and EWP Yellow Card. Its 4,000 sqm training facility at Salisbury in Brisbane is equipped with eight training rooms and plant and equipment to undertake all training courses. It offers tailored training plans which integrate with clients safe operating procedures (SOP's) to ensure that training outcomes provide not just a licence for an employee but an overall understanding of how the training relates to their everyday work procedures and a safer working environment. It aims to create a model which delivers organisational cultural change, where a competent individual understands the plant they are being trained on as well as its relationship to an employer's SOP's. WH&S More Skills seeks long term relationships with clients to ensure a consistent training approach across different sites and an understanding of all safety aspects of their sites, plant and work processes. Its training schedule is updated regularly and can be found under 'Course Dates' on the provider's website. RTO code: 32365
StatementCourse code: MSAPMOHS216A
- Flexible Delivery
- Part-time internal
No minimum education