space Alberta Laborers Training Trust Fund


H2S Alive


Hydrogen Sulphide is a naturally occurring gas found in a variety of geological formations. This gas is colorless, heavier than air and extremely toxic.This course takes a look at the toxic effects and fatality incidents which occur in the petroleum industry. H2S is a killer but this hazard can be controlled.

This course consists of the following

  • adequate training
  • pre-job planning
  • emergency response
  • controlling the hazard
  • following safe work practices
  • proper use of breathing apparatus
  • H2S properties and response strategy
  • Respiratory protective equipment
  • Detection of H2S
  • Rescue Techniques
  • Case studies