Authorized Gas Tester Training

Course Objectives

This training programme equips the delegate with knowledge to conduct gas testing within confined spaces and awareness of associated confined space hazards. Delegates will also learn about relevant legislative requirements, gas measuring, monitoring equipment and documenting gas test results.

Course Prerequisite

Capable of reading and understanding the English language.
Preferably participants having previous HSE knowledge.

Course Outline

What is gas testing and air composition
Introduction of some gases
Occupational exposure limits and there effect on health
Fire and flammability range
Gas testing procedures
Application of portable gas detectors
Introduction for gas detector Max XT II
Bump test and device calibration
Gas testing in process plant and zones classification
AGT testing requirements and procedures
Respiratory protective equipment
Nitrogen purging

Course Duration

1 Day

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  • What are the benefits of enrolling in this course?
    • World-class training – by learning from TÜV SÜD’s industry experts and training specialists

    • Interactive learning style – with interactive formats such as lectures, illustrations and simulations are used

    • Networking opportunity – where you can meet and build network with like-minded individuals at our instructor-led training

    • Gain a competitive edge – by getting trained by experts known in the fields of safety, security and sustainability

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