Gas Detection

Locations Available: Fort McMurray | Mobile
A gas detection device clipped to a safety harness
Course Schedules:
Duration 3 hours
Certificate Valid 3 years
Course Description:

Industrial Scientific: MX6 iBrid & Ventis MX4
BW by Honeywell: GasAlert Clip & GasAlert MicroClip
MSA: Altair 4X

The Advantage Learning Solutions Inc. Gas Detection course is a classroom based experience with facilitator led delivery that includes Gas Detectors for demonstration, bumper gas and gas detection accessories.

Topics Covered:
  • Performing Pre-use Checks
  • Interpreting Alarms
  • Gases Commonly Tested For
  • Alarm Set Points
  • Lower Explosive Limit (LEL)
  • Occupational Exposure Limits (OEL)
  • Evacuation And Alarm Response
  • Performing A Gas Test
  • Hot work and gas testing legislative requirements covered in the
  • Alberta OH&S Act, Regulations and Codes.
  • Hot work in accordance with NFPA® 51B Standard for Fire Prevention during Welding, Cutting and Other Hot Work 2009 Edition
  • Gas Detector Operating Procedure
  • Limitations of Gas Detection Equipment
  • Knowledge testing, including a written exam.