Gas test atmospheres (Refresher)

MSMWHS217

This course is for those who have previously completed training in gas testing and are required to refresh their skills and knowledge. Course includes: Types of gasses/atmospheres to be tested Applying hazard identification and risk assessment Using gas testing equipment and interpreting and reporting the readings Monitoring the atmosphere on an ongoing basis Cleaning and […]

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Course Overview

This course is for those who have previously completed training in gas testing and are required to refresh their skills and knowledge.

Course includes:

  • Types of gasses/atmospheres to be tested
  • Applying hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Using gas testing equipment and interpreting and reporting the readings
  • Monitoring the atmosphere on an ongoing basis
  • Cleaning and maintaining testing equipment
  • Current legislative and regulatory information

On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres and a wallet-sized card.

Your Statement of Attainment does not have an expiry date, however, industry standards recommend retraining every two years.

The unit is suitable for use in the following situations:

  • confined spaces
  • enclosed and partially enclosed spaces
  • hot work
  • storage tanks, silos, pits, pipes, shafts, ducts, transport vehicles and ships
  • testing as part of issuing a work permit
  • monitoring as part of working under a work permit
  • open areas
  • holding the gas tester by hand
  • lowering the gas tester into a space, e.g. on a line.

Your Training Options

  • Online
  • Night course options (subject to minimum numbers)
  • We can come to you
  • Group bookings
  • packages available

About This Course

Recognition of Prior Learning

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