PPE inspection course

This course is for those who have the responsibility of inspection and record keeping of your Personal Protection Equipment. You must inspect your PPE before use, recorded inspections are based on your risk assessment will determine how often you complete a record of inspection.

PPE, covers all work equipment in the workplace, helmets, gloves, footwear, height safety equipment in fact anything that is used as a last resort to protect the user.

Course aims and objectives
To provide delegates with an appreciation of the requirements of the relevant legislation
Understand the need to carry out inspection
The importance of the correct recording procedures

Course content

  • What is the purpose of inspection
  • Current legislation related to this course
  • Who is responsible
  • How often should we inspect our PPE
  • How often should we record our findings
  • BS and EN standards and testing
  • Markings of your fall protection equipment
  • Procedures of disposal of faulty PPE
  • Types of PPE
  • Manufacturing guidelines
  • Evaluation of your findings
  • Practical assessment

This course is theory based, although there shall be elements of a practical participation by the course candidates.

Duration: 5 hours

Certification:  Accredited through Apple Group Training, you may use this certificate as evidence towards continuous professional development

For a more detailed quote on cost, group bookings, individual open courses, inspection of your PPE or just a free no obligation advice, then call Apple Group Training.

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