The aim of this training is to inform the delegates on the health and safety issues related to hazards and risks of H2S (hydrogen sulphide) containing gas and to equip them with the basic emergency response knowledge and skill. It is primarily intended for persons working at a mining installation where H2S gas can be expected or has been found (defined as a H2S location). It is however also suitable for persons working in sewerage and waste processing.
This objective of this course is to inform delegates about the hazards of H2S gas and train them theoretically and practically in performing the right actions in case of a H2S gas leakage.
- Knowledge of the properties and hazards of H2S.
- Knowledge of working activities on a H2S location.
- Knowledge of the necessary layout on an H2S location.
- Handling, use and restrictions of the specific compulsory personal protective equipment.
- Handling, use and restrictions of personal detection/alarm equipment.
- Escape procedures in case of an H2S alarm.
- First aid in case of H2S victims.
- Knowledge of H2S rules in the Working Conditions legislation.
The course duration is half a day and the course will be provided in classes with a maximum of 6 delegates. This course can be scheduled upon request.
Successful delegates will receive a NOGEPA 0.8 H2S certificate with a validity of four years.
This course is provided in English. Upon request and in case of a sufficient number of delegates, the course can be provided in Dutch.
The training takes place at DELTA Safety Training in Rotterdam. DELTA offers a fully indoor training venue with all necessary facilities for a safe and comfortable stay.
Conditions for participation
No entry requirements apply to this course.
The price in the top right corner includes the course material, use of the practical resources, the certificate, coffee and tea. All prices exclude VAT.
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