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Hydrogen Sulfide


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number



Overview/Description
This course is designed to provide an awareness of hazards associated with hydrogen sulfide gas, as well as methods to detect and minimize exposure to the gas. The content of the course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. The learning objectives of the course are to recognize the hazardous characteristics and exposure limits of hydrogen sulfide, describe the detection equipment and methods, recognize the symptoms of exposure to the gas, and learn the precautions to take during an emergency. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology.

Target Audience
Personnel working with or around hydrogen sulfide gas

Expected Duration (hours)
0.5

Lesson Objectives

Hydrogen Sulfide

  • identify characteristics of hydrogen sulfide
  • identify hazardous exposure limits for hydrogen sulfide
  • identify hazardous effects of hydrogen sulfide
  • identify symptoms of exposure to hydrogen sulfide
  • identify hydrogen sulfide detection equipment and methods
  • identify precautions to take during an emergency
  • Course Number:
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