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H2S Awareness Training


Course Description

This course will provide delegates with the additional skills, information and knowledge, along with the appropriate attitudes to enable them to identify and manage a H2S hazard, assess the risks and implement the appropriate control measures.

  • The properties and sources of H2S
  • Toxicity levels and exposure limits
  • Acute and chronic effects of exposure
  • H2S effects on metals, elastomers and polymers
  • H2S gas detection including fixed and portable systems, their advantages and limitations
  • Respiratory protection including different types of BA, mask fit testing, cascade systems, their advantages and limitations
  • Practical use of Breathing Apparatus
  • H2S emergency procedures during operations
  • Rescue of H2S casualties
  • Detection and protection equipment overview
  • Practical use of gas detection
  • Site requirements
  • A written test

Course Duration

Half Day Course