The Only U.S. based H₂S Alive training available is through Canon Safety/RHI Group. Our trainers can provide training in any of our training centers, in your office, or at a local conferene center- saving your company on travel expenses and lost time over a Candian-based trainer.
Description: This one-day course is intended for all workers in the petroleum industry who could be exposed to hydrogen sulphide (H₂S). The primary focus is to provide generic H₂S course content to help workers work safely in and around H₂S environments. The course covers the physical properties and health hazards of H₂S, how to protect oneself and basic rescue techniques. Each student is required to operate a self-contained breathing apparatus and a detector tube device, and to perform CPR and rescue lift and drag exercises. Note: this course is required for workers in all Canadian Provinces.
Upon successful completion of this program you will have earned an industry standard certificate valid for three years is issued upon successful completion of a written examination and demonstration of the required skills.
Additional Notes: Course starts at 8:00 AM sharp. Students who are late may be refused admission. Appropriate clothing is required (i.e., jeans, pants). Employers are advised not to send injured employees who are unable to perform the required exercises to pass the course — e.g., employees on Workers’ Compensation or light duty.
Prerequisite: No prerequisites are required; however, it is recommended for individuals over the age of 14 years.
Course Length: 8 hours, including class time and breaks