Standards for Technical Roles

Authorised Gas Tester Training Level 2 (Initial Gas Testing for Hot Work) [Computer-based Training]

Standard Code: 9236

Revision: 2

Amendment: November 2015

Aim and objectives:

The aim and objectives of the AGT Level 2 training programme is to ensure that personnel preparing for a gas tester role are equipped with the knowledge to safely conduct tests for flammable gases in preparation hot work in the workplace. Their gas testing skills must be assessed either in the workplace or at an approved training centre against the competence units specified in Section E of this standard. Delegates will also learn about relevant legislative requirements, gas measuring and monitoring equipment and documenting gas test results.

Target audience:

This programme is designed for personnel preparing to work as Authorised Gas Testers Level 2 and is required for those involved with testing for flammable gas in preparation for hot work.

Delegate pre-requisites:

There are no pre-requisites.


3 years

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