Air Monitoring

29 CFR 1910.146 App B.

This program outlines the requirements and responsibilities necessary to provide hazardous levels of low and high gas monitoring systems. The goal is to assure standardization of set points, calibration of monitors, and uniform response to alarms. Students will be trained to monitor for 4 gases and to be able to respond to the low levels for emergency evacuations of the hazardous area.

The employer must ensure that each operator is evaluated to confirm that he/she understands the information provided in the training.

Course Objectives:

This class will cover the following subjects:

Monitoring Requirements
Highly Toxic Gases
Flammable Gases
Oxygen deficiency atmospheres
H2S gases
Continuous Versus Temporary Monitoring System
Gas Monitoring Responsibility
Gas Alarm Set Points
Action Triggered by Monitoring Alarm
Industrial Hygiene and Safety

Course Offered:

Online SELA website, Scheduled On-site Class, Program Package purchase.

SELA training conforms to OSHA CBT Training standards and ANSI Z490.1. Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training. SELA Safety Council LLC. follows all ANSI training criteria’s.

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Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Course Instructor

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