ALP1 – Hand Held Breathalyser


The FireFly ALP1 Device is an Alcohol Screening Breathalyser Device, enforcing ZERO ALCOHOL TOLERANCE at entrance points. The ALP1 is integrated into the FireFly Solution.


  • Firefly integrated alcohol tester
  • With a positive result it denies access and records the user’s access attempt. Results are fully traceable.
  • Can operate standalone or matched with various FireFly Time and Access Terminals
  • DMR Reporting on number of tests (Pass, Fail, Random Selection)
  • Upon Alco Fail, person will be denied access at all entry points
  • Option to test random and / or All personnel in High risk jobs
  • Mounted with a weatherproof hood, protective cover and holster (picture above)
  • Strong durable steel chord connects the ALP1 to the T&A device
  • No security guard needs to be present, unattended testing can take place
  • Powered by the FireFly T&A reader, no batteries or separate power supply required
  • Tests resulting in a Fail can trigger guard notifications (sirens and/or lights) and email notifications to various T&A or HSE representatives, thus preventing any guard pay-offs
  • Can be used in Passive (no mouth piece) Fast Mode for quick entry point screening or can be used in Active Normal Mode for digital & printed test results for use in disciplinary hearings and CCMA cases
  • Calibration reminder
  • Bi-Annual calibration of entire unit required
  • Air Flow rate checking in case of low breath volume



  • Indication of BAC
  • Indication of BrAC

0% to 0.4% BAC

0.00Mg/L to 2.5Mg/L

  • Water resistant IP Rating

IP 54

  • Sensor Type

Replaceable Electro-chemical Fuel cell sensor

  • Alcohol Specific

Ethanol Specific

  • Accuracy

0.005% BAC

  • Mouth Piece

5 mouth pieces & 1 blow cup included (for use in Active Mode)

  • Power Supply

2 x 1.5V AA Alkaline batteries (in stand-alone mode), or powered directly from FireFly T&A reader

  • Dimensions

130mm (h) x 60mm (w) x 30mm (b)

  • Weight


  • Warranty

1 Year Limited