Basic H2S (none-OPITO)

Course Name: Basic H2S Training

The OPITO Basic H2S Training standard covers the emergency response competency requirements and provides details of training required for personnel working in potential H2S environments. This training covers the characteristics of hydrogen sulphide gas and the potential physiological effects of exposure as well as the use of H2S detection equipment and escape breathing apparatus.

Course overview :The aims and objectives of the training are to ensure that the delegate gains the required knowledge and understanding of the particular hazards and properties of H2S, and appropriate emergency response actions to take should a H2S related incident arise.

Training include:1. Hydrogen sulphide – how it is formed and where it is found;
2. Other names used to describe H2S;
3. Properties and characteristics of H2S;
4. Parts per million (ppm) as a measurement parameter;
5. Occupational exposure limits to H2S;
6. Factors affecting individual susceptibility to H2S;
7. Types of detector equipment;
8. Types of respiratory equipment;
9. Pre-use checks of personal detection devices and EBA.
 
Duration: Tre course duration is 4 hours.
Time:The Instructor meets you at 09:00 at the entrance of the main building. One coffee break  included in the course fee. Please arrive in good time for your training course and allow an  extra 10 minutes for check-in on the first day. Late arrival will cause inconvenience for others.

Location:

KMSTC, (Kherson State Maritime Academy – 20, Ushakova av. Kherson, Ukraine) Delegates will be met at the entrance of the main building and will be escorted to the training facility.

Basic H2S training locations have to comply with sever demands to become a provider for offshore program. KMSTC provides the best facilities for the best practical training.

Drug and alcohol policy:
Alcohol cannot be consumed on KMSTC premises. In the opinion of management, if a participant is under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, then management shall remove that person from KMSTC premises. Notification to the person’s employer may be made if the employer paid for the course.

Health:
Some of the courses may involve a degree of physical and mental stress.  Therefore delegates will be required to complete a self declaration of fitness questionnaire either prior to, or on commencement of the course.

Students should be in possession of a valid medical certificate if their health is in doubt.

Hotel:
Optional. KMSTC management may assist you in booking a hotel. (Hotel fees will be covered by participants)

Items to Bring:
Form of Valid Government Issued identification, with photograph (passport / driving License / Government Card etc).

Water Survival session – swimwear  are provided by KMSTC, however if you are wearing XXXL and XXXXL clothes, you can bring your own swimwear.

Fire Fighting session –  coveral with long sleeves are provided by KMSTC, however, if you are wearing XXXL and XXXXl clothes, you can bring your own coveralls and boots.

Special Requirements:
Please inform us if you require any special requirements for your training with us here at KMSTC, for example (physical, religious, dietary requirements) we will assist where necessary.

You may do so by contacting KMSTC by email, phone or calling in prior to training, your requests will be treated in confidence.

Assessments:
Participants will demonstrate/explain/identify their level of knowledge, skills and understanding through oral and/or written questioning and practical activities by our qualified facilitators.

Complaints and Appeals:
All trainees who find themselves deemed ”Not Yet Competent” have the right to appeal that decision. All appeals shall be directed, in writing, to the Administrator who will support your appeal process. Where participants believe that they have been treated unfairly, unruly or unjust by any member of staff whilst attending a KMSTC run course, or whilst having contact with KMSTC, they should out their concerns in writing with assistance from the administrator.

Cancellations and refunds:
In case if you need information about price and fee, you may contact us any method preferable. KMSTC will safeguard cost of Basic H2S course paid by customers in advance. Customers who have paid in advance for training will be entitled to a full refund in the event of withdrawing five working days prior to training.

Approval: Internal.

Validity: N/A.