BA_REF - Operate Breathing Apparatus Open Circuit Refresher

Training Plan
Open Circuit Breathing Apparatus Refresher Apply

This unit of competency covers the competency to inspect, maintain and test a range of equipment according to organisation's procedures. This unit applies to workers who have either a primary role in the maintenance of equipment or are required to test and maintain equipment as part of an operational role.


The course will be conducted over 4 hours

Entry Requirements

Prerequisite unit:
PUAFIR210 Prevent injury

Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
- Writing is required to the level of completing written assessments.
- Numeracy is required to enable the determination of similar activities.

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Emergency Services instructor with strong knowledge of relevant legislation and Australian Standards.

Materials or Equipment Required

Students must wear long pants, long sleeve shirts and steel cap boots.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Units of Competence
PUAWHS002 Maintain safety at an incident scene
PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
PUAFIR210 Prevent injury
RIIERR301E Respond to work site incidents

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