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Fit Testing of Respiratory Protective Equipment

HSS Training, In Plymouth
Half day or full day
Half day or full day

Fit Testing of Respiratory Protective Equipment

Fit Testing of Respiratory Protective Equipment Training Certification Course

This course was developed to equip participants with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary to successfully undertake Face Fit testing to ensure correct fitting of respiratory equipment. It includes training on suitable respiratory protection equipment (RPE) using qualitative filtering facepiece (FFP) or half masks and / or quantitative tight fitting respirators testing methods.

This training is conducted as either a half day or one day training dependent upon RPE requirements.

Face Fit Testing courses are delivered at any HSS Training Centre nationwide or can be held at your premises as on-site training.

Course Aims

Who should attend?

Those who are responsible for providing respiratory protective equipment to their employees are required to show documentary evidence that the respiratory protective equipment (RPE) fits the wearer. By subjecting each wearer to a face fit test you can be sure your organisation is fulfilling Health Service Executive (HSE) requirements.


Participants successfully completing the course will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance endorsed by The HSE.

Re-qualification is every three years.


The cost of this training is £35.00 per person. To get an on-site training quote from HSS Training, fill out an information request form and someone will be in touch soon.