Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System 5902

CA-EBS

How to Use The Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System

ERGT Australia’s Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA EBS) course covers the fundamental differences between re-breather and compressed air systems, the rationale and hazards associated with compressed air emergency breathing systems and the actions to be taken when conducting pre-flight inspections, donning the lifejacket correctly, buddy checks and emergency deployment in a dry environment.

Personnel who work offshore and are required to carry a CA EBS when flying will need this training.

If you are unsure if this is the correct course for you, please check with your employer for specific training requirements for your role or call us if you have any queries before booking online.

Learning Outcomes

To successfully complete this training delegates must able to explain:

  • The fundamental differences between re-breather and compressed air systems (technology and use)
  • The rationale and use of compressed air emergency breathing systems in helicopter emergency situations
  • The hazards associated with compressed air emergency breathing systems

To successfully complete this training delegates must able to demonstrate:

  • A pre-flight inspection of the life jacket and CA-EBS
  • Donning the life jacket with CA-EBS correctly, including ‘buddy check’
  • An emergency deployment of the CA-EBS in a dry environment

ERGT Required Skills and Knowledge

A current OPITO FOET, TFOET, BOSIET, TBOSIET, THUET or HUET certificate.

Medical and Health Standards

A medical is not required for this course, however the pre-requisites (as listed above) do require a current medical. Please see the ERGT Medical Form for a list of accepted Medical Clearances.

A health questionnaire and declaration of fitness will be required at course registration. Please contact ERGT for any concerns regarding completion of practical training and assessment requirements and to discuss options for reasonable adjustments.

Additional Requirements

A government issued photo identification is required for course registration.

Structure and Assessment

This course is delivered through classroom presentations, activities and participant discussion. Trainees will demonstrate their competence through oral &/or written assessment & practical exercises.

Authority / Regulator

This training is regulated and endorsed by OPITO, which are a global, not-for-profit, skills body for the energy industry.

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Certifications

Upon successful completion trainees will be issued with a Record of Achievement in OPITO Approved:
Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS) Initial Deployment Training 5902
Personalised CA-EBS identity card

Also Known as

CA EBS CAEBS compressed air EBS Emergency Breathing System

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