Face Fit Testing

FACE FIT TESTING in Accordance with HSE 282/28

First Intervention currently have two Porta-Count Face Fit Test units sited at our onsite laboratory, therefore enabling F.I.T to increase the testing facility capabilities for special projects / shutdowns.

During our time, we have performed over 3000 face fits for permanent staff and contractors located at the Coryton Refinery. We also hold all records on our database.

FIT staff are trained on the face fit porta-count testing units and qualified under the Fit2Fit scheme. We stock a large number of RPE and utilise our masks for testing as most of the RPE can the not be used for operational use. F.I.T can carry out all types of face fit tests at our laboratory or onsite providing we are situated in a suitable environment.

All candidates must be clean shaven and (where applicable) must NOT smoke 1 hour prior to test carried out.

Additional training courses and services are available – please phone or visit our website for further information FIRST INTERVENTION – TEL: 01375 676779 / gavin@fit-group.co.uk www.firstinterventiontraining.com


First Intervention Team specialise in Face Fit Testing. We are dedicated to the delivery of face fit testing services to help companies comply with the requirements of legislation and industry regulations. Under the COSHH 2002 Regulations, all employers have a duty to provide face fit testing for their employees.


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Face Fit Testing in Essex, London and Kent.

First Intervention Team (FIT) currently has two face fit units sited at our onsite laboratory, we are able to increase the testing facility capabilities for special projects. We also hold all records and are able to contact staff/contractors when their certificate has expired. All FIT staff are trained on the face fit porta-count testing units. At FIT we stock a large number of RPE and utilise our masks for testing, as some of the masks once used for testing cannot be used for operational use. We are able to carry out all types of face fits at our laboratory or onsite providing we are situated in a suitable enviroment.

Face Fit Testing Essex

FIT is an independent company specialising in Face Fit Testing. We are dedicated to the delivery of Face Fit Testing services to help companies comply with the requirements of legislation and industry regulations. Under the COSHH 2002 Regulations, all employers have a duty to provide face fit testing for their employees. Face Fit Testing is a method for checking that a tight fitting face piece matches the person’s facial features and seals adequately to the wearer’s face.

Face Fit Testing London

Types of RPE that are suitable for face fit testing:-

  • P1, P2 and P3 disposable masks
  • Half mask respirators
  • Full face mask respirators
  • Breathing Apparatus, full and half masks
  • Power assisted respirators

Whatever the size of your organisation, we have the experience and the professional capability to deliver well managed and reliable service. FIT have more than 10 years experience of working with large multinationals and small organisations.

First Intervention Team is recognised by numerous awarding bodies and currently hold ISO 9001 in Quality Management, ISO 14001 in Environmental Management System and BS OHAS 18001 in Occupational Health and Safety.

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