H2S Course Overview
This program is intended for individuals who may be exposed to hydrogen sulfide in the workplace.It is an awarenss course that provides information to help protect individuals from exposure and explains how to deal with emergencies involving H2S.
Please Note: This program is not equivalent to the Energy Safety Canada H2S Alive in class course.
Approved by Alberta Environment & Parks for Continuing Education Units.
I-CAB RECOGNIZED COURSE
This content developer is recognized by the International Competency Assessment Board (I-CAB) for its expertise in this subject matter and is listed as a competency development resource for I-CAB assessment participants.
- H2S properties and formation
- Where H2S is found
- H2S statistics
- H2S measurements
- Atmospheric hazards
- Hazard assessment
- The hazard control hierarchy
- Legislated responsibilities
- Personal protective equipment
- Types of respiratory equipment
- Selecting the correct respiratory PPE
- Safe working limits
- Detection devices
- Emergency scene management
- First aid for H2S exposure
ONLINE COURSE DURATION
About 2 hours
Testing conducted throughout this online H2S course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved on the first attempt.
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print. The certificate is valid for three (3) years.