Employing the correct detection and monitoring techniques of potentially hazardous gases is a crucial aspect of entering and working in confined spaces or other applicable environments.
This course aims to give participants the necessary skills and knowledge to undertake testing and sampling of hazardous environments, including:
- types and selection of gas detectors,
- sampling regimes and techniques,
- inspections and maintenance,
- calibration and bump tests,
- risk management when sampling,
- gas types,
- characteristics and toxicity,
- lower and upper explosive limits,
- company gas testing procedures and applicable legislation.
Verification of Competency
Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
Those who are required to enter and work in confined spaces and hazardous environments.
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Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
Units of Competency
MSMWHS217 Gas test Atmospheres
Oil and Gas, Energy, Resources, Government, Fabrication and Manufacturing, Construction.
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).
A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.
Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email email@example.com or call 1300 700 080.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Site Skills Training Devonport operates in a third party agreement with Sheahen Contracting from 4a Rundle Rd, Devonport.
Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable industry training facilities.
This unit of competency forms part of numerous PMA and MSA training package qualifications.
Are you interested in this course? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0417613023 or you can Apply Online.
This course requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.