Breathing Apparatus (BA)
To produce a Competent Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus (CABA) operator. At the successful completion of the course the operator will be able to; describe the safe operation, prepare, test, and recommission CABA equipment; wear and monitor a CABA; and implement emergency procedures.
At the successful completion of the course the trainee will be able to:
- Describe the safe operation of CABA.
- Prepare, test and recommission CABA equipment.
- Wear and monitor CABA.
- Implement emergency procedure.
Within a BA environment it is critical that a seal is made between the users face and the mask so on this note we recommend that all trainees are cleanly shaven.
NZQA Unit Standard
Wear and operate compressed air breathing apparatus (BA) in the workplace