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COURSE OVERVIEW

This Basic AGT Training course aimed at all personnel who risk exposure to different hazardous gas contamination at work. The training covers the detection and measurement of the flammable and hazardous gas and the correct emergency response to an H2S leak.

CONTENTS


INTRODUCTION OF AUTHORIZED GAS TESTING
EXPLOSIVE LIMITS OF VARIOUS GASSES

Exposure Limits for different hazardous gasses (LEL & UEL) and Physiological effects of exposure to H2S (symptoms and sign).

HAZARDOUS GASES

Basic concepts of major four hazardous gas types, Comply with AS 2865 Safe working in a confined space, and CDL drill SAFE requirements regarding Gas Monitoring.

GAS TESTER INSTRUMENTS

Feature, specifications and manufacturer's testing of Gas Detector

GAS DETECTOR

Use the gas monitor, using the sampling pump, calibrating the gas monitor and wearing the gas monitor.

HYDROGEN SULPHIDE

Common definitions, H2S gas formation and its common name where it can be ordinarily found measurement and the WEL of H2S, Physical properties and characteristics of H2S gas e.g. Color, Odour, and corrosion.
Safety Work Practices:
Recommended Safety work practices and

OTHER GAS DETECTION EQUIPMENTS
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENTS

PPE includes equipment such as safety footwear, hard hats, high visibility waistcoats, goggles, life jackets, respirators and safety harnesses. Types of respiratory equipment available including escape breathing apparatus and self-contained breathing apparatus and Importance of a correct facemask kit. Use, Inspection and Maintenance of Equipments.

PROCEDURE

Emergency Response & Well Site Safety (API RP 49) Role of the emergency response teams in an H2S emergency and actions to be taken in the event of an alarm.
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