Level 3 Using Breathing Apparatus in Fire and Rescue Responses

About the qualification

Qualification Number: 603/7812/8

SFJ Awards Level 3 Award in Using Breathing Apparatus in Fire and Rescue Responses

Operational Start Date: 1 September 2021

Total Qualification Time: 110 hours

Guided Learning: 30 hours

Objective: The objective of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to work with breathing apparatus.

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This qualification is an updated version of, and will replace, the existing SFJ Awards Level 3 Award in Using Breathing Apparatus in Fire and Rescue Responses (Qualification Number 600/6951/X).

Qualification withdrawals

The SFJ Awards Level 3 Award in Using Positive Pressure Ventilation During a Fire and Rescue Response is being withdrawn and therefore no further learners can be registered after 31 March 2021. All certifications of learners already registered on the qualification must be complete by 31 March 2022.

The SFJ Awards Level 3 Award in Using Breathing Apparatus in Fire and Rescue Responses (Qualification Number 600/6951/X) is being withdrawn and therefore no further learners can be registered after 31 December 2021. All certifications of learners already registered on the qualification must be complete by 31 December 2022.

The handbook for these qualifications is available here:

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