How to book

Delegates must complete the relevant e-learning session: Compressed gases and connecting gas regulators e-learning prior to making the booking request.
You will be emailed a unique ID and a link to a booking form on successful completion of the e-learning module.

Information and Booking

Trainer: Peter Broughton - WORKSAFE GB Ltd
Cost: Internal - No charge.
External not available.

Duration: For each date, you will be able to choose from 4 sessions of 30 minutes each, starting respectively at:
13:30, 14:15, 15:00, 15:45
Unless otherwise stated, all courses are held in South Kensington.
Dates: 
2020:
15 October (13:30 session is fully booked)
21 October-Hammersmith
29 October (13:30 and 14:15 sessions are fully booked)
11 November
18 November
25 November
02 December
09 December

Who should attend

All staff or postgraduate students whose activities involve working with compressed gases and connecting regulators in a laboratory environment should attend this course.

Essential Information

Delegates must complete the relevant e-learning session: Compressed gases and connecting gas regulators e-learning prior to making the booking request.
You will be emailed a unique ID and a link to a booking form on successful completion of the e-learning module.
Delegates must  also read the Code of Practice – Gases CoP Safe handling

Key Areas

  • Why accidents happen
  • Risk assessment
  • Correctly identifying gas cylinders
  • Identifying potential hazards and defects of gas regulators
  • Understanding how to fit a regulator to a cylinder valve
  • Recognising the need to open cylinder valves slowly
  • Knowing how to correctly leak test gas cylinders correctly
  • Recognising the hazards involved when handling gas cylinders
  • Demonstration of manual handling techniques

Further Information