Authorized Gas Tester

Course Objectives:

The aim of the training is to ensure that personnel preparing for a gas tester role are equipped with the knowledge to conduct gas tests for oxygen levels, flammable and toxic gases safely And to equips the delegate with knowledge to conduct gas testing within confined spaces and awareness of associated confined space hazards.

Duration of the Course:

The course is of 1 day duration

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be in good physical and psychological condition
  • Be of legal age

Course Contents:

Session 1

  • Identify all confined spaces
  • Identify different types of hazardous gases
  • Evaluation confined spaces for hazards
  • Establish protection procedure to control hazards
  • Set permit procedures for entering
  • Types of PPE used in Gas Testing
  • Develop a Rescue team

Session 2: Assessment

  • Theory examination.

Validity of Certificate:

1 year

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