Operate Breathing Apparatus

MSMWHS216 – Operate Breathing Apparatus

Course Overview

Our MSMWHS216 – Operate Breathing Apparatus course is designed for persons who are required to wear breathing apparatus for part of their job, particularly working in a confined space; working with hazardous gases/vapours; or in irrespirable

atmospheres as defined by Australian Standards.

This course also applies to those working alone or as part of a team or group and working in liaison with other shift team members and the control room operator, as appropriate.

Course Outline

This course covers the following aspects:

  • Purpose of Breathing Apparatus
  • Requirements of the wearer
  • Set construction
  • Irrespirable atmosphere
  • Set’s duration
  • Donning and starting procedures
  • After use maintenance
  • Wearer safety


All AWCC Training courses are conducted by experienced specialists in their given field

  • Lunch is provided
  • 6 hours of face to face training
  • Up to 12 trainees per course
  • Students are provided with individualised assistance from being in a small class
  • Knowledge on relevant legislation and Australian Standards
  • Recommendations and advice for specialised PPE and equipment for your workplace
  • Plenty of time for hands on training



conducted over 6 hours
certificate on the day
lunch is provided


Public course = $265
Group/Onsite = Please call us on 07 4638 0532


Course Schedule – Operate Breathing Apparatus


Start Date

Brisbane Friday, 1st December 2017 Book Now
Brisbane Friday, 8th December 2017 Book Now
Toowoomba Friday, 15th December 2017 Book Now
Toowoomba Friday, 12th January 2018 Book Now