HS-OP07 Authorized Gas Tester

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Period 2 days theory and practical
Max./Min. Class Size 12 / 4
Registration Fee 33,000 Baht (VAT 7% not included)
Venue Bangpu / Leamchabang / Songkhla Training Center
Certificate OPITO (Validity period is 3 years.)
Accommodation Optional & additional – many choices available
Meals & Break Included
Pre Course Requirement

Course Overview

This program is designed to meet the initial onshore training and assessment requirements for personnel preparing to work as Authorized Gas Testers.

Who Should Attend

This program is designed to for those involved with performing a test of oxygen, toxic gases, Flammable gases in preparation for hot work up to and including working in the confined space and for those who provide safety watch duties

Course Outline

This course consists of a series of theory presentation followed by demonstrations and on successful completion of the training, the delegate will be able to demonstrate an understanding of:

  • Confined space criteria, Hot work and the production of flammable and toxic gases
  • The principles of hot work gas testing
  • The hazards of operations within an Oxygen deficient, toxic or flammable environment
  • Carrying out a suitable and sufficient risk assessment
  • The implications of organisational and statutory requirements
  • Interpreting operational requirements, The importance of regular communication
  • Selecting and using PPE and RPE, Working within the Permit to Work system
  • The operating principles of atmosphere monitoring and measuring equipment
  • Gas detector pre-start checks, Interpreting and documenting the results
  • Detectors used for the flammable product
  • Calibrating the instruments used in atmospheric testing
  • How to set up the relevant detector for each gas testing application
  • Locating sentinel styled equipment for optimum benefit
  • The behaviour of different flammable and toxic gases
  • The range and frequency of tests, Acceptable levels of flammable and toxic gases
  • Performing gas tests in sequence, Obtaining a representative atmosphere sample
  • Monitoring and retesting
  • How a flammable gas or vapors clouds could arrive at the hot work site
  • Where to site ongoing monitoring equipment, Interpreting and documenting the result

Course Available

• As requested

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