Gas Monitoring

Course description:

This course is designed for workers who are required to use an atmospheric monitor whether for confined space entry or another application. Training will focus on when an atmospheric monitor is required, how it detects atmospheric hazards and how to operate and interpret the readings. The training will be based on the client’s specific monitor, utilizing their own equipment to deliver the training.

Course objectives:

  • Atmospheric monitoring basics
  • Atmospheric/Gas Hazards
  • Concepts and limitations of atmospheric monitoring equipment
  • Atmospheric monitor use
  • Operation of client specific atmospheric monitor

Provided by:
ORCA Health and Safety

Course length:
4 hours

Class minimum/maximum:

Supervisors Safety Certificate Program:
Elective Course


Post Session:
Certificate of Completion

Course Timeline:
BCMSA Recommended – 3 years