Successful participants will be able to set up, calibrate and maintain gas monitors to sample hazardous atmospheres in the workplace with minimal supervision. They will have the knowledge and skills to accurately interpret and record results by conducting atmospheric tests.
Specific topics include:
Participants must wear site approved work wear and PPE. For delivery at a client site
the following must be provided to meet the outcomes of the course:
Persons requiring the knowledge, skills and abilities to use gas detection equipment to test and monitor potentially hazardous atmospheres.
Sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills to read and interpret a meter, and follow work procedures on a mine or construction site.
This course does not qualify a person to enter confined spaces for testing purposes.Where a person is required to enter a space for gas testing, they must attend a suitable confined space entry course.