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Face Fit

Course Content

1 day (09:00-16:00)

This course is for trainees who want to undertake their own face fit testing programme. This course is conducted by an experienced, competent fit2fit accredited assessor.

The training includes:

  • The Selection, Use and Maintenance of RPE
  • Background to Face Fit Testing
  • Legislation and Guidance, HSE282/28
  • Set-up of Equipment
  • The Sensitivity Test
  • Fit Test Protocols
  • Pass Levels
  • Practical face fit testing
  • Troubleshooting & Problem Solving
  • Fit Test Failures and Re-Tests
  • Planning & Managing a Fit Testing Program

 

Please note: that RPE should be selected, maintained and used by trained and competent people, it is the employers responsibility to ensure compliance with this.

Who Should Attend?

Information Document  HSE 282/28, recommends that RPE Fit Testing should only be conducted by a trained and competent person. To be competent, the fit test operator should have adequate knowledge and have received adequate instruction and training.

Course Requirements

This training course is a 1 day course conducted by a trained, competent, fit2fit accredited assessor and can be done anywhere in the UK for a maximum of 6 trainees and on any site that has suitable facilities (power, seating, toilets, clean water etc.)

On completion of the course you will receive a certificate of training (on the 1 day course bearing the fit2fit logo, which is emailed in a PDF format), an individual training record (to provide proof of training) and a comprehensive set of course notes for each trainee.