Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

This course is designed provide participants with the capabilities to work with breathing apparatus, conduct emergency procedures with breathing apparatus, and conduct inspections and care of breathing apparatus.


To successfully complete this course, participants must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the following elements: 

  • SCBA components
  • SCBA hazardous environment for respiration
  • Physical requirements of the wearer
  • Limitations and safety features
  • Donning and doffing
  • Emergency procedures for
  • Rescue procedures