Delivery Mode:

Successful delivery is achieved through a combination of lectures, demonstrations, practical exercises, sample case studies and hands on experience.

Prerequisites:

No pre-requisites or previous experience is required.

Assessment

Assessment is achieved through observation during the practical elements of the course and by multiple-choice written assessment at the end of the course.

Certification

An International Safety Training College ‘Successfully Completed’ certificate will be awarded for successful completion of a written examination and demonstration of the required skills.

Course Contents:

Theoretical

  • Physical Properties of H2S
  • Where it can be found
  • Exposure limits
  • Health hazards and physical effects
  • Gas detection and monitoring
  • H2S case studies
  • Respiratory protective equipment
  • Moving in smoke and darkness
  • Basic rescue techniques and casualty handling
  • Basic First Aid & rescue breathing

Practical

  • Breathing Apparatus
  • Moving in smoke and darkness
  • Rescue techniques
  • CPR on a mannequin
  • Gas detection