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Gas Test Atmospheres

$250.00 (4 Hours)
$250.00 (4 Hours)

About this course

Gas Test Atmospheres


Gas test atmospheres Training

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required in relation to testing of the working atmosphere to determine if it is safe for the proposed work.

WorkSafe Connect has been delivering Gas Test Atmospheres and Confined Space Entry training for over 15 years and is one of Queensland’s leading suppliers of Confined Space and Gas Test related courses.

The program is made up of the following nationally accredited unit of competency:

  • MSMWHS217 – Gas Test Atmosphere

Available Dates

CSQ Funding Options

You may be eligible to receive Construction Skills Queensland funding for this course if you are a worker or an apprentice / trainee in the building and construction industry.

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Reviews and testimonials

Thanks again. Thorough and concise. New training centre is convenient and well set up. Greg was brilliant!
Craig S, Townsville

Good explanations and knowledge of using equipment. Passed on a good example of the importance of getting this procedure correct.
Alfred L, Townsville

Course Details

Our Gas Test Atmosphere training course will require students to carry out gas testing of an atmosphere prior to entering a specific area or workspace.

This course trains personnel in the interpretation of readings and the taking of related actions based on the readings.

Gas Test Atmosphere course topics include:

  • Read and interpret a meter and then communicate the conclusions
  • Interpretation and communication of results of sampling
  • Common chemical asphyxiants, including hydrocarbons, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, hydrogen cyanide, and hydrogen sulphide
  • Common irritants and corrosives, including chlorine, ammonia, and acid bases
  • Conditions under which atmospheres become hazardous
  • Units of measurement used to express concentration of atmospheric contaminants (mg/cubic m. ppm, % v/v)

Training will be conducted by one of our experienced trainer assessors who have industry currency, strong knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and industry standards.

Practical and theoretical activities drive the training experience to ensure that the training is engaging, interesting and relevant.

WorkSafe Connect is able to offer this course:

  • Face to Face – Public Courses (Brisbane and Townsville)
  • Face to Face – Onsite (at your site / workplace)

If you would like to discuss delivery options in more detail, then please get in contact with us and we would be more than happy to discuss your requirements and options in more detail.

To complete the course, students must successfully complete all assessments which are aligned with the national unit of competency.

All assessments are completed during the course – no assessment activities need to be completed prior to or post the training course.

Upon successful completion of the course requirements, students will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following unit of competency:

  • MSMWHS217 - Gas test atmospheres

If you have any questions, please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.

You may be eligible to receive CSQ funding for this course if you work in the building & construction industry in Queensland.

If eligible, you will receive funding of $202.00, which means an out of pocket expense of $48.00.

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