GAS TESTING AND BREATHING APPARATUS

 

COURSE OVERVIEW

 

Aims                                               
                                                        
To satisfy the formal training requirements of the Competence Assurance Standard for an Authorized Gas Tester and Breathing Apparatus Wearer.

Benefits for the staff

  • Increased awareness regarding the safety standards and requirements.
  • Reduced frequency of errors.
  • Up-gradation in the knowledge.
  • Convenient learning because of the Video & slide shows.

Benefits for the Organizations

  • Maintaining the records regarding the safety classes conducted.
  • Increased reputation.
  • Lesser supervision required after the completion of the training.
  • Uniform training of innumerable staff members in house through this pack.

Outcomes
On completion of this training session, each participant will:

  • list the main gases that could be encountered at their location,
  • list the characteristics of those gases,
  • use gas testing equipment to monitor occupational exposure and state the effects of the main toxic gases on the human body,
  • apply the PTW system, as it relates to the Authorized Gas Tester,
  • carry out tests for oxygen, toxic and flammable gases,
  • list the principle hazards associated with gas freeing, cleaning and maintenance of equipment, and list the related duties of the Authorized Gas Tester,
  • list the actions to take when carrying out gas testing,
  • state the limitations of use, and factors affecting, the accuracy of gas testing equipment.
  • This course includes assessments of competence.

Synopsis

  • Introduction
  • Why Concern For Accidents
  • Accident Don’t Just Happen; They Are Cause
  • Prevent Accident; Remove Causes
  • Aims of This Training
  • For Whom
  • Gas Testing Equipment
  • Course Objectives
  • Scope of Training
  • Methodology
  • Why Gas Detectors Are Required
  • Various Types of Gas Detectors
  • Examples of Gas Detectors
  • Gases Monitored
  • Flash Point and Auto-Ignition Temperature
  • Atmosphere Testing
  • Air Composition
  • Harmful Effect of Gases
  • Routes of Entry and Effect of Entry
  • Properties of Oxygen
  • Oxygen Enrichment
  • Causes of Oxygen Enrichment
  • Prevention of Oxygen Enrichment
  • Danger of Oxygen Enrichment
  • Oxygen Deficiency
  • Causes of Oxygen Deficiency
  • Prevention of Oxygen Deficiency
  • Danger of Oxygen Deficiency
  • Detection of Oxygen Enrichment Or Deficiency
  • Atmosphere Testing
  • Properties of Methane Gas
  • Hazards of Gases
  • Some Sources of Toxic Gases or Vapors
  • Toxic Atmosphere
  • Lower Explosive Limit (LEL)
  • Upper Explosive Limit (UEL)
  • Table of LEL’s/UEL’s
  • Limit of Flammability
  • Use of Gas Testing Meters
  • Why Carry Out a Gas Test
  • Equipment Functionality Test
  • Gas Testing Procedure
  • Aims of Training Breathing Apparatus
  • Scope of Breathing Apparatus Training
  • Why Breathing Apparatus Is Required
  • Various Types of Breathing Apparatus Equipment
  • Description of Assembly
  • The Principle of Breathing Apparatus
  • Permit To Work (PTW)
  • Asset Operator and Gas Tests
  • Entry and Working in Enclosed Spaces
  • Procedures of Testing For Entry into Vessels
  • Caution/Warning

Program Modes

  • Straight week program -( weekday  lectures, practical and examination)
  • Weekend program- Saturdays only ( weekend lectures, practical and examination)
  • Distance learning program- Revisions contacts, practical and examination)

Examination
We have sets of EXAMS for each of the package in addition to practical assignments which you must pass before certification. Pass mark is 50%. If you fail any of the exams, you would be required to re-sit it at the cost N3000 per paper.

Payment Method
Payment in any convenient instalment is allowed, however candidate must complete payment before any specified examination date. Rush and register now. All payment shall be paid with POS in our office or transferred directly into any of our banks accounts or by cheque made in favor of Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. See bank details below:

NAIRA ACCOUNT NAME

BANK ADDRESS

ACCOUNT NO.

Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc

0039 7002 71

Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited

First City Monument Bank

0454 2340 12

The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.

The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.

Duration, Delegates and Responsibilities
The duration of the course is 1 day. The course is delivered in our Full Multi-Media, Air-conditioned Training Laboratory. The course can also be delivered as an in- House Training Program in your premises. For in-house training, the minimum number of persons required per class is 6 persons, if you are training a class that is less than 6 persons, your payment may cover payment for 6 persons.

We shall execute the program as presented in this schedule with our materials, equipment and instructors, and issue certificates to participants at the end of the program. If the training is holding at our Training Laboratory, we shall serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program.

If you want the training to hold in your company premises, you are to provide the training hall and serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program. If the training location is outside Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, an additional cost to cover logistics at such a location will be added to the total cost unless provided or specific arrangement is made by the company.

 

TRAINING LOCATIONS
QHSE qualifications in Nigeria (Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja) are provided by Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. We offer these Courses in 3 of our training centers in Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja as an in-house program in company premises.

If you want the training to hold in your company premises, you are to provide the training hall and serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program. If the training location is outside Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, an additional cost to cover logistics at such location will be added to the total cost unless provided or specific arrangement is made by the company. For information on dates and fees for each location click on the Date/Fee tab or chat with us.

  • Port Harcourt Training Center: #6 Forces Avenue, Before SPAR Back Gate, Old G.R.A Port Harcourt
  • Lagos Training Center: Office & Spaces, 122A Obadina Street, Omole Phase 1 Ikeja, Lagos.
  • Abuja   Training Center: Suite 106A, Samfa Plaza Ndola Crescent, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja.

 

 ACCREDITATION AND AFFILIATION
Our programs are approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria; we are also affiliated with many other organization and government agencies:

  • National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)
  • International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
  • Chartered Quality Institute (CQI)
  • National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria (NISCN)
  • Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON)
  • Department of Petroleum Resources
  • St. John Ambulance
  • Nigeria Red Cross Society
  • Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC)
  • Federal Fire Service
  • National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA)
  • National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA)
  • Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)
  • National Fire Prevention Project
  • Fire Protection Association
  • Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment
  • Federal Ministry of Health
  • Federal Ministry of Environment
  • Federal Ministry of Transport

ADVANTAGE

  • Our instructors are top indigenous and expatriate professionals who have spent large number of years in the safety industry and are therefore able to temper academic theory with practical experience. They are also are acclaimed and renowned with impeccable record and experience spanning several years in safety practice.
  • With our multi-media training laboratory and our training facilities, we are ever ready to offer you training programs of the highest possible standards and which meet internationally recognized level of performance.
  • Our success story has made us an exceptional Training Center in Nigeria.  
  • Whether you are highly experienced or just taking up a new career in safety, you can take advantage of our comprehensive tutorial and excellent instructorship which put you at good standing for success in exams.
  • Only well-tutored and prepared delegates succeed in exams.

 
DATE, FEES AND REGISTRATION

The registration fee per person is N70,000.00 for Individuals N85,000.00 for  companies. To register, click appropriately as required. A hard copy of the form is available in our office and can also be mailed to you. Once we receive your registration form and payment, you will immediately receive an acknowledgment including an e-receipt and other details about the training including the training materials.

 

HIGHLY DEMANDED
QUALITY, HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM
GAS TESTING AND BREATHING APPARATUS

COST PER PERSON- INDIVIDUAL:N70,000.00 COMPANIES: N85,000.00

TRAINING DATES ARE AVAILABLE, PROVIDED OR ARRANGED ONLY ON DEMEND

PLEASE CALL: 0703-0162747, 0817-037 6332 or 0817-037 6331 TO BOOK OR CONFIRM DATE

YOU NEED TO FILL AND SUBMIT THE REGISTRATION FORM AND REGISTRATION CLOSES 14 DAYS BEFORE COURSE COMMENCEMENT