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 which will determine how often you complete a record of inspection.

PPE, covers all work equipment in the workplace, helmets, gloves, footwear, personnel fall protection, 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
  • BSEN standards and testing
  • Markings of your fall protection equipment
  • Procedures of disposal of faulty PPE
  • Types of PPE-PFPE
  • Manufacturing guidelines
  • Practical assessment on inspection
  • Recording procedures and documentation

This course is a mix of theory and practical with full participation by the course candidates.

Duration: 5 hours

Course location: Apple Group Training, locations are based in Leeds, Sheffield and Birmingham. We also have the use of up to 300 partner training centres in the UK.

If you can not travel to one of our locations then as long as your workplace is suitable, we can provide training onsite to suit.

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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