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PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit


Course Overview

The operate breathing apparatus course is run over 2 days. This course will provide students with the fundamental skills to select, don, operate and maintain breathing apparatus equipment in an irrespirable atmosphere.

Course Structure

To receive this qualification you must complete PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit.


This course is run over 2 days.



PUAFIR210 Prevent injury​

RTO Entry Requirements


Students must satisfactorily complete a language, numeracy and literacy assessment prior to or on course commencement to assess capacity to meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements of the course.

Students will also need to have the physical capacity to undertake the practical components of this course.



Delivery modes include classroom lead training sessions, self paced learning activities and written assessments.



The course is facilitated by a highly experienced training team, and includes trainer presentations, small group work, independent self paced and lots of opportunity for practical hands on activities.



A range of assessment methods are used to monitor student progress and assess competence. Knowledge checks and practical skill demonstrations are used across all units, some units also require written activities to be completed.  Throughout the course trainers are available to assist and support students in their learning journey and in the completion of assessment requirements.

Employment Outcomes

Students who are successful in gaining this qualification can expect to be eligible for jobs in the emergency response sector within the mining and resources industry.  

Recognition of Prior Learning

Australasia Fire & Emergency Response College is committed to recognising knowledge and skills acquired through work experience, education, training and life experiences. Call our Training Department on 07 5343 3058 for a personalised RPL kit.



Course fee - $299.00 PP

Australasia Fire & Emergency Response College

RTO No. 45251

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