Face Fit

Course Content

1 day (09:00-16:00)

This course is for trainees who want to undertake their own face fit testing programme. This course is conducted by an experienced, competent fit2fit accredited assessor.

Please Call 0333 4440018 for your available dates


The training includes:

  • The Selection, Use and Maintenance of RPE
  • Background to Face Fit Testing
  • Legislation and Guidance, HSE282/28
  • Set-up of Equipment
  • The Sensitivity Test
  • Fit Test Protocols
  • Pass Levels
  • Practical face fit testing
  • Troubleshooting & Problem Solving
  • Fit Test Failures and Re-Tests
  • Planning & Managing a Fit Testing Program

Please note: that RPE should be selected, maintained and used by trained and competent people, it is the employers responsibility to ensure compliance with this.


Who Should Attend?

Information Document  HSE 282/28, recommends that RPE Fit Testing should only be conducted by a trained and competent person. To be competent, the fit test operator should have adequate knowledge and have received adequate instruction and training.


Course Requirements

This training course is a 1 day course conducted by a trained, competent, fit2fit accredited assessor and can be done anywhere in the UK for a maximum of 6 trainees and on any site that has suitable facilities (power, seating, toilets, clean water etc.)

On completion of the course you will receive a certificate of training (on the 1 day course bearing the fit2fit logo, which is emailed in a PDF format), an individual training record (to provide proof of training) and a comprehensive set of course notes for each trainee.