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: 3 hours (13:30 - 16:30 - Unless otherwise stated)
Unless otherwise stated, courses are held in South Kensington.

Dates: 
2019:
16 October - Fully booked
24 October
30 October - 14:30 - 17:00
04 December - 14:30 - 17:00
12 November
20 November
27 November
13 December
2020:
15 January
05 February - Hammersmith
18 February
11 March
31 March
28 April
13 May - Hammersmith
27 May - 14:30 - 17:00
16 June
23 June


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