Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System

Safe handling of personal protective equipment CA-EBS

Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System - Basic

Basic Course Informations

Theoretical and practical instruction in the safe handling of the compressed air emergency breathing system (CA-EBS).

Use of PSTASS, HEED3 and SeaMK systems.

Validity of the certificate for this course: no prescribed validity

Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System - Basic

EUR 195.00 plus VAT

0,5 day / 4 lessons


Dates for this course will be fixed in consultation with you. request now


The training Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS) provides safe handling of personal protective equipment CA-EBS under real conditions. In addition to a theoretical introduction, the main part of the training during practical exercises lies in the water. The systems PSTASS, HEED3 and SeaMK are trained.

Teaching content


  • Physcal laws
  • Basics CA-EBS
  • Different EBS systems
  • Medical aspects


  • Water habituation exercises
  • Breathing techniques
  • Exercises in the water with the EBS

Target group

Persons working or remaining in dangerous offshore environments, helicopter crews and passengers who fly over water.


A minimum of physical fitness is expected. Participants must not have any health-related restrictions, especially of the respiratory tracts, cardiovascular diseases or spinal disorders.

In accordance with youth protection legislation, the minimum age for participation is 18 years.

Number of participants

up to 8 persons


A certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the course and a corresponding entry will be made in the participant’s safety pass

The certificate is valid for four years.

General information

Please bring swimwear, towels, a change of clothing and personal hygiene articles. The rescue equipment needed for the course will be provided.

Course contact

Alicia Lee-Johannsen

Lecker Strasse 7
25917 Enge-Sande
Tel.: +49 4662 89127-13
Fax: +49 4662 89127-88

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