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Light Hydrocarbons and Hazardous Atmospheres

This half-day program describes the effects and hazards associated with sweet gas exposure in the workplace, with emphasis on controlling and understanding the hazard.







Certification, valid for three years.

Other Delivery Options

Client Only Class

Mobile Training Unit

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Learning Objectives

  • Understand SDS in relation to light hydrocarbons
  • Characteristics of hydrocarbon gases
  • Understand auto ignition temperatures
  • Define common light hydrocarbon gases
  • Learn effects of oxygen deficient or enriched atmospheres
  • Understand hydrocarbon narcosis, explosive and health effects of hydrocarbon gases, exposure limits and measurements
  • Define emergency response strategies
  • Precautions and hazards associated with natural gas, including NORM
  • Incident case studies will be explored


The competencies of this program are tested and measured through 100% participation of the learning objectives. Participants must achieve a minimum pass mark of 70% on a written competency exam.

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Please Note:
  • Courses are subject to change without notice.
  • Availability is based on a first come first served basis.
  • Please register by phone, fax or email.
  • Lunches are extra at $16.50 for selected courses. 
  • Minimum class size must be reached or class is cancelled.

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