Annual SCBA Refresher

Click here to load reader

  • date post

    03-Jan-2016
  • Category

    Documents

  • view

    78
  • download

    5

Embed Size (px)

description

Fire

Transcript of Annual SCBA Refresher

  • 1 Revision 2009Fire/EMS Training Academy

    Self Contained Breathing Apparatus

    Training and Refresher

  • 2 Given the SCBA Training and Refresher Course, the student will be able to: Describe the training requirements for SCBA in

    General Order 08-17 Identify the different parts of the SCBA

    Scott AV-3000 Facepiece Scott E-Z FLO Regulator Scott Pack

    Describe how to inspect the Scott Pak SCBA and AV-3000 Facepiece

    Describe the operation the Scott Pak SCBA Describe the emergency procedures for the SCBA Demonstrate don and doffing of the PPE and SCBA

    Course Objective

  • 3Overview

    General Order on Respiratory Protection ProgramAV-3000 FacepieceE-Z FLO RegulatorPack Components

    Inspection of the SCBA and FacepieceOperating the SCBA

    Emergency ProceduresDonning and Doffing the SCBA

  • 4General OrderDivision 08: Health and Safety

    Chapter 17: Respiratory Protection Program

  • 5General Order 08-17

    Training Policy The initial qualification process to use a respirator,

    including SCBA, requires: Medical evaluation that includes the an OSHA Respiratory

    Medical Evaluation Questionnaire. Fit testing. Training. Demonstration of proficiency.

  • 6General Order 08-17

    The initial training shall ensure that the member is thoroughly familiar with the respirator and has experience in using it in a non-hazardous environment. The initial training shall address:

    Why the respirator is necessary and how improper fit, use, or maintenance can compromise its protection.

    Capabilities and limitations of the respirator. Inspection, donning, doffing, seal checking, and normal use of

    the respirator. Emergency procedures, including situations that involve

    malfunction of the respirator, maintenance, and storage procedures.

    Recognition of medical signs and symptoms that may limit or prevent effective use of the respirator.

    The general requirements of 29 CFR 1910.134, Respiratory Protection.

  • 7General Order 08-17

    Each member shall demonstrate proficiency in the proper procedures for:

    User inspection of the respirator. Donning the respirator, including the seal check. Confident use of the respirator. Emergency procedures. Doffing, cleaning, and maintenance.

  • 8General Order 08-17

    Training Policy Members must qualify annually to use respirators.

    Qualification requires: Annual refresher training within 60 days of scheduled fit

    testing. Fit testing. Demonstration of proficiency. Annual medical clearance utilizing an OSHA Respiratory

    Medical Evaluation Questionnaire.

  • 9AV-3000 Facepiece

  • 10

    AV-3000 Facepiece

    Voice Emitter Nose Cone Regulator Adapter Port Head Harness Head Straps

  • 11

    AV-3000 Facepiece

    Voice Emitter

    Nose Cone

    Regulator Adapter Port

    Head Harness

    Head Straps

    Head Straps

  • 12

    E-Z FLO Regulator

  • 13

    E-Z FLO Regulator

    Parts Air Saver Switch or Don/Doff Switch Purge Valve Regulator Quick Disconnect Face Piece Lock Tab Mechanism Heads Up Display (HUD)

  • 14

    E-Z FLO Regulator

    Air Saver Switch or the

    Don/Doff Switch

    Heads Up Display (HUD)

    Face Piece Lock Tab Mechanism

    Regulator Quick

    Disconnect with HUD Connector

    Purge Valve

  • 15

    E-Z FLO Regulator

    Viberalert Alarm

    Alarms at 1125 psi or 25% of air left in the cylinder

  • 16

    Heads Up Display Full Bottle

    Bottle

    Bottle Yellow Light Flashing Slowly

    bottle Red Light Flashing Rapidly

    Low Battery for Heads Up Display

    E-Z FLO Regulator

  • 17

    Pack Components

  • 18

    Pack Components

    Harness Remote Gauge PASS Device RIC Universal Air Connection Quick Disconnect Emergency Breathing Support System Pressure Reducer High and Low Pressure Supply Lines

  • 19

    Pack Components

    Shoulder Strap

    Waist Strap

    PASS Sensor Module and Batteries

    Cylinder LarchSCBA

    Harness

  • 20

    Pack Components

    Pressure Reducer

    High Pressure Supple Line

    Low Pressure Supple Line

    RIC Universal Air Connection

    Remote Gauge

  • 21

    Pack Components

    Emergency Breathing Support System

    Quick Disconnect

    Dust Cap

    EBSS airline Hold Down Strap

  • 22

    Pack Components

    Emergency Breathing Support System Emergency breathing support system (EBSS), the Life-Link

    permits two users to share a common air supply in emergencies. Life-Link features a tactile-feel, quick-connect coupling on the regulator supply line.

    The quick disconnect on the EBSS does not have a Heads Up Display connector.

  • 23

    Pack Components

    RIC Universal Air Connection (UAC) The RIC/UAC allows air to be supplied to a down or

    trapped firefighter by either a Scott RIT-PAKII or another compressed air source.

  • 24

    Pack Components

    Pass Manual Reset Button

    Warning Light

    Manual Alarm Button

    Activator Button

    Pressure Gauge

    Personal Alert Safety System (PASS)

  • 25

    Pack Components

    Pressure Gauge

    Open & Close Valve

  • 26

    Pack Components

    Pressure Gauge

    Should Be less than a 100 PSI difference between the two gauges

  • 27

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

  • 28

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    SCBA must be properly serviced and prepared for the next use each time it is used.

    Air cylinder must be changed or refilled. Face piece and regulator must be sanitized

    according to the manufacturers instructions. Unit must be cleaned, inspected, and checked for

    proper operation.

  • 29

    It is the users responsibility to ensure that the SCBA is in ready condition before it is returned to the fire apparatus.

    The daily inspection procedure should be used when restoring a unit to service after it has been used.

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

  • 30

    If an SCBA inspection reveals any problems that cannot be remedied by routine maintenance, the SCBA must be removed from service for repair.

    Only properly trained and certified personnel are authorized to repair SCBA.

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

  • 31

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Daily Inspection Each SCBA unit should be inspected daily or at the

    beginning of each shift.

  • 32

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Skill DrillDaily SCBA Inspection

    Step 1: Check backback and harness straps.

    Step 2: Check air-cylinder pressure. Turn on the air-cylinder valve and check gauge pressure.

  • 33

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 3: Check condition of all hoses while pressurized.

    Step 4: Activate integrated PASS device, if present.

  • 34

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 5: Check the face piece.

    Step 6: Connect the regulator to the face piece and take test breaths.

  • 35

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 7: Close the cylinder valve and open the emergency by-pass valve to bleed the pressure.

    Step 8: Check function and activation pressure of low-air alarm. Close by-pass valve and restore unit to a ready condition.

  • 36

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Skill Drill Replacing an SCBA Cylinder

    Step 1: Place the SCBA on the floor or a bench. Step 2: Turn off the cylinder valve.

  • 37

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 3: Open the by-pass valve to bleed off pressure.

    Step 4: Disconnect the high-pressure supply hose.

  • 38

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 5: Release the cylinder from the backpack.

    Step 6: Slide a full cylinder into the backpack. Align the outlet to the supply hose. Lock the cylinder in place.

  • 39

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 7: Check that the O ring is present and in good shape.

    Step 8: Connect the high-pressure hose to the air cylinder.

  • 40

    Inspecting the SCBA and Facepiece

    Step 9: Open the cylinder valve. Check gauge reading.

  • 41

    Operating the SCBA

  • 42

    Operating the SCBA

    Connecting the regulator to the pack Parts

    Female quick disconnect with Heads Up Display connector Male quick disconnect with Heads Up Display connector

    Male Quick Disconnect

    From Regulator

    From SCBA Pack

    HUD Connector

    HUD Connector

    Female Quick

    Disconnect

  • 43

    Operating the SCBA

    Connecting the regulator to the pack Line up both the female quick disconnect (from the

    SCBA pack) to the male adapter (from the regulator) and the Heads Up Display connector.

  • 44

    Operating the SCBA

    Disconnecting the regulator from the pack Push both quick disconnects and hold Push the quick disconnect sleeve back to release the

    connectors

  • 45

    Turning on the air supply Fully open the main cylinder valve.

    Operating the SCBA

  • 46

    Donning and Doffing the PPE and SCBA

  • 47

    Donning & Doffing the PPE & SCBA

    Skill DrillDonning Personal Protective Clothing

    Step 1: Place your equipment in a logical order for donning.

    Step 2: Place your protective hood over your head and down around your neck.

  • 48

    Step 3: Put on boots and pull up bunker pants. Place the suspenders over your