The MSMWHS217 Gas test atmospheres unit of competency is about testing the working atmosphere to determine if it is safe for the proposed work. This Gas Testing training course is designed for workers who work in close proximity or directly within hazardous atmospheres in the workplace.
Atmospheric testing is required for two distinct purposes: Evaluation of the hazards of the permit space and verification that acceptable entry conditions for entry into that space exist. Testing involves the use of electronic test apparatus.
The qualification does not have an expiry date however Refresher training may be required as per industry standards or employer requirements.
This unit of competence will be assessed. The assessment will be based on the principles of CBT (competency-based training). A successful outcome for this certificate will be determined by a range of different methods including written submission of work, observation of simulated and practical activities, structured questioning or discussions.
Upon successful completion of this training course, participants will be enabled to Identify legislation, regulations and safety requirements.
Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment:
- MSMWHS217 Gas test atmospheres
RTO # 40907
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