Construction Propane – CH02

Course Outline

CH02-LP

General information on course

This Health and Safety training session has been developed to provide participants with a general knowledge and understanding of working with propane-powered gas appliances, including temporary construction heaters, tiger torches, and salamanders.

Duration:

Can be half day depending on group size and participant interaction.

Who Should Attend:

This program has been developed for supervisors and individuals who, as part of their day-to-day activities, work with propane-powered appliances (up to 400,000 BTUH).

Course components

Theoretical Component:

After successfully completing this portion of the course, participants will understand:

  • The legislative requirements (Government Regulations, CSA Standards and Manufacture Principles).
  • The duties and responsibilities of workplace stakeholders.
  • The characteristics of Propane.
  • Propane handling and storage, and personal protective equipment requirements.
  • Emergency response to Propane related injuries.
  • How to recognize Propane hazards and deal with Propane safety on worksites.
  • How to ignite and activate various Propane appliances.

Practical Component:

To successfully pass this course, participants must demonstrate the following:

  • How to ignite and activate site-specific Propane appliances.
  • How to manifold up to (3) Propane cylinders.
  • How to follow safe shutdown procedures on Propane-Powered site specific appliances.

By means of group discussion, case studies and one on one instruction, participants will gain the ability to apply what they learn in this course.

To find out more about Advanced Consulting and Training Ltd. and what they can do for you and your organization, please contact us today.

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