This course is designed for personnel working with or near flammable or toxic substances in the oil and gas industry. It includes an introduction to flammable and toxic substances; principles of gas/vapour detection; proper operation, care and preparation of Tube-Type Detectors and Electronic Monitors; interpreting gas reading; and control methods. This course also includes an introductory orientation of the effects of Nitrogen gas/vapour concentrations in many atmospheres. Included in the course are lectures, demonstrations, class discussions, group exercises, hands on practice, and video.
*This course is certified by ASTEC Safety Inc. and is valid for three years.