COMPRESSED GAS CYLINDER SAFETY ONLINE COURSE OVERVIEW
Industrial and laboratory operations require compressed gases for a variety of uses and applications. People who work with compressed gas cylinders shoulder the responsibility to manage and use them safely, as they pose both physical hazards and chemical hazards. A compressed gas cylinder, if used improperly, can become just as explosively dangerous as a rocket or fragmentation bomb.
This course will teach you about the hazards of these pressurised containers, how they must be labelled, and how they must be stored, handled, and transported in order to prevent leaks, burns, and explosions. The course is highly recommended for anyone who works with or around any types of compressed gas cylinders.
COMPRESSED GAS CYLINDER SAFETY ONLINE COURSE TOPICS:
- Common and unique hazards while working with compressed gas cylinders.
- Proper identification requirements, including labeling and color coding.
- Storage techniques of compressed gas cylinders, such as segregation, securing and signage.
- Proper handling, transportation and use of compressed gas cylinders.
Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety Online Course Duration
Approximately 45 minutes
Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety Online Assessment
Testing conducted in this online course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to pass this course. The course is able to be taken three times in efforts to achieve the pass mark.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most Internet-capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety Online Certificate Of Completion
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.