MSMWHS217 - Gas test atmospheres
refresher course

The refresher course is designed to  ensure that the participant’s skills and knowledge required to test the working atmosphere, using electronic test apparatus, to find out if it is safe for the proposed work is current and valid.

The refresher course is appropriate for those working in an environment that may be hazardous, unpredictable, subject to time pressure, chaotic and expose responders to risk, on land or water, by day or night. Workplace atmospheres may include visible and invisible hazards and hazardous surfaces.

The course addresses the theory component of  gas testing atmospheres. The refresher course does not give you the practical skills.  If you require the theory and practical components of the MSMWHS217 – Gas test atmospheres please contact Civil Safety on 1300 CIVIL S to enrol in the full course.

This course delivers the theory component of MSMWHS217 – Gas test atmospheres and will provide you with current information about:

  1. Preparing for gas testing
  2. Testing gas
  3. Maintaining equipment

The activities that appear throughout the course learning guide and the questions are part of your assessment. They must all be  completed to finish the course.

THIS IS NOT A NATIONALLY RECOGNISED COURSE – THE REFRESHER COURSE IS ONLY TO BE USED FOR REFRESHER PURPOSES IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY ACHIEVED A STATEMENT OF ATTAINMENT in GAS TEST ATMOSPHERES