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Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Safety


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
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Overview/Description
This course will provide you with an understanding of the hazards, characteristics, handling, storage, and methods of detection associated with liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). It provides general knowledge of the hazards associated with exposure and requirements to reduce or eliminate exposure and mitigate the hazards. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives are to: recognize characteristics of LPG, describe proper handling and storage of LPG cylinders, state appropriate leak detection methods, and specify what to do in case of a fire 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
All persons who work with LPG or in areas containing LPG

Expected Duration (hours)
0.5

Lesson Objectives

Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Safety

  • identify characteristics of LPG
  • identify hazards associated with LPG
  • identify proper techniques for handling and use of LPG cylinders
  • identify proper storage of LPG cylinders
  • cite appropriate leak detection methods
  • specify what to do in case of a fire emergency
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