This course is designed to familiarize petroleum industry workers with the hazards of flammable substances, precautionary measures for working in environments where flammable substances are present, and proper detection practices using catalytic detection instruments.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for personnel working with or near flammable substances in the oil and gas industry.

Key Topics

  • Introduction to Flammable Substances
  • Principles of Flammable Gas/Vapour Detection
  • Care and Preparation of Combustible Gas Monitors
  • Sampling Strategies and Interpreting Monitor Readings
  • Control Methods for High Combustible Gas Readings

Course Length

     One day




  • Classroom lectures
  • Demonstrations
  • Class discussion
  • Group exercises
  • Hands on practice

Nature of work

Upon successful completion of the prescribed practical skills and written examination, students receive a ENFORM certificate of  completion.