Face Fit Testing – Train the Tester

Key Course Facts

Course duration: Up to 3 hours

Price per delegate: 195.00 + VAT

Members’ Price:

Location: HCS Safety, Southampton

Please bring:

If you have already issued masks to your employees please bring an example with you. Any documents that relate to this work.

Please note:

The course fee does not include a face fit test kit to take away, or masks. You will need to purchase your own kit for use following the course; please ask at booking for more information.

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What Is Face Fit Testing?

Recent research indicates that up to 50% of all Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) does not give the protection it should because it simply does not fit! This can expose your employees to serious risks to their health. Face Fit testing ensures that an adequate protective seal can be formed when wearing RPE. The test will provide reassurance to your employees and help your company to comply with the law. For an in-house quotation please contact the training team on 02380894695, option 1 for training.
Who is this training course designed for?

Who is the course designed for?

Our Train the Tester course is designed for companies who wish to conduct Face Fit Testing on their own employees and need to know how to do this correctly.

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What does this course cover?

The Train the Tester course will cover:
  • Common hazardous chemicals and how they affect the body
  • Legislation and Guidance Practical session:
  • Set-up of Equipment
  • Fitting of masks
  • The Sensitivity Test
  • Practical face fit testing
We will train you to conduct a qualitative face fit test using a 3m FT30 testing kit. We will supply a variety of sample masks for you to use during the session but please feel free to bring your own with you.

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Assessing and Certification

Following completion of the course, there will be a multiple-choice test to evaluate delegates’ learning.

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