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IIRSM Approved H2S awareness train the trainer program

Course Description

IIRSM Approved H2S awareness train the trainer program


Target Audience 


This course aim is to qualify health and safety professionals to deliver H2S awareness training.

The purpose of this 5-day course is to provide participants with required knowledge and skills to enable them to deliver H2S awareness sessions. Participants should have previous relevant health and safety experience that would fit into the course and assist them in their delivery


This course examines various approaches to deliver H2S awareness training. A focus on H2S prosperities, hazards, effects of exposure, personal protective equipment, first aid measures and emergency procedures would be discussed. Practical application of planning, organizing and delivering a mock session on H2S topic would be also carried out by participants and assessed by their assessor to verify competence


Course Objectives


By the end of this course participants will be able 

- Know and understand H2S hazards, Characteristics & methods of protection/prevention & mitigation and identify sources of H2S and areas of potential exposure

- Identify typical site-specific safe work practices associated with H2S operations

- Know what precautions to take when there is a possibility of H2S release and of detection methods for H2S

- Understand rescue techniques and first aid procedures for victims of H2S exposure and know emergency response to a Gas release

- Set SMART objectives to deliver an H2S awareness course

- Set a training plan and create course materials accordingly

- Employ body language and use different training tools to maintain attention and keep learners interested

- Assess the learning outcomes of the H2S awareness course

- Deliver H2S awareness training session

- Evaluate own delivery of an H2S awareness course

- Assess the learning process

- Gain the necessary skills and knowledge to plan and deliver an H2S training session with confidence


Course Outline


- Common Terms, definitions and sources of H2S

- H2S Prosperities and work Procedures relevant to working with H2S

- Dangers of Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) and its Effects of Exposure

- Signs and Symptoms of H2S Exposure Associated with Acute Toxicity and chronic Toxicity

- Variables Affecting the Symptomatology of H2S Exposure

- Where Toxic & Flammable Atmospheres may exist

- H2S Hazard Control and precautions to take when there is a possibility of H2S release

- Rescue and First Aid and actions to take on H2S alarm activation

- Fixed and portable H2S Gas Detectors

- Training Session Ice Breakers and Ground Rules

- The Training Cycle

- Learners’ individual differences

- Motivating learners

- Setting a training plan

- Designing resources

- The characteristics of a good trainer

- Delivering Training

- Practical delivery of a mini session

- Assessing the learning

- Giving Feedback

- Training Evaluation

- Delivering a 15 minute mock training session


Ref Location From To Cost
IIRSM01 Kuwait 15-3-2017 19-3-2017 KWD 550
IIRSM01 Kuwait 26-4-2017 29-4-2017 KWD 550