utiliseeffective training today for improved business performance tomorrowcontact us on 01942 821772
utilise
ApprenticeshipsCity and GuildsEU Skills

Emergency Escape Locate & Repair

Course Reference

EELR

Duration

2 Days plus 1 day portfolio review.

Participants

Managers and operatives who may be required to undertake emergency and remedial work on Gas Networks.

Aim

To provide the skills and knowledge to assist personnel to undertake emergency and remedial work on Gas Networks in a safe and competent manner. Successful candidates will achieve both awarding and registration body recognition in respect of Gas Network Operations (GNO) Escape, Locate & Repair.

Objectives

On completion of the course candidates will be able to:

  • State the explosive limits of Natural Gas
  • List the priorities when dealing with gas escapes
  • Operate and evaluate readings from appropriate gas detection equipment
  • Demonstrate effective search techniques used in the detection of the leakage source
  • Demonstrate use and application of approved repair techniques
  • Identify correct PPE requirements

Content

This course covers the dangers of working with uncontrolled gas, priority actions on site, use of gas detection equipment and appropriate search techniques and the selection and application of approved repair methods.

Methods

Trainer led theory and practical sessions, including role play and simulated situations, followed by multi choice written assessments and practical assessments.

Pre-requisites

Trainees will require a half day fire control course if not previously attended within the last 3 years. Safety footwear, eye protection and flame retardant overalls are required for use during practical exercises.

NB. Participants must provide PPE appropriate to activities to be undertaken. Please see joining instructions for more information.

“We’ve seen tangible business benefits from the training delivered by Utilise. We found Utilise to be a very professional and flexible organisation and more courses are planned for the future.”

Robin Bradshaw, Technical Operations Director, Lowri Beck


Keep up to date with the latest training news...

Sign Up for the Utilise newsletter







© 2020 Utilise T.D.S. Limited, Lowton Business Centre, Newton Road, Lowton St Mary's, Warrington, WA3 2AP.
Registered in England No 07026025 - VAT No: 987354760
T: 01942 260697 F: 01942 262773