Storage and Handling of Gases in Cylinders
General & Construction Industry Workers
No prerequisites are required to sit this course.
LO1: Describe key relevant legislation and regulations
LO2: Explain how a gas cylinder is constructed
LO3: Detail the safety features of gas cylinders
LO4: Explain how to identify the contents of gas cylinders
LO5: Explain the hazard symbols associated with gas cylinders
LO6: Explain the storage and handling hazards of gas cylinders
LO7: Describe best practices for gas cylinder handling
LO8: Explain the general principles for gas cylinder storage
LO9: Explain the relevant precautions for when gas cylinders are in use
LO10: Describe the routine checks for gas cylinders
LO11: Explain what emergency plans are in place for gas cylinder incidents
The aim of this course is to introduce you to the health and safety risks and controls that you need to be aware of when handling and storing gas cylinders.
The assessment is taken during the course and is within the expected duration.