(AGT) Authorised Gas Tester - Non OPITO
Scope and Objective
The Scope and objectives of the Authorised Gas Tester, AGT– training programme is to ensure that personnel preparing for a gas tester role are equipped with the knowledge to conduct gas tests for oxygen levels, flammable and toxic gases safely.
This training programme also equips the delegate with knowledge to conduct gas testing within confined spaces and awareness of associated confined space hazards. Delegates will also learn about relevant legislative requirements, gas measuring and monitoring equipment and documenting gas test results. The specific purpose of this standard is to set out the basic training, knowledge assessment and certification requirements for Authorised Gas Testers.
AGT Level 1 – Testing for oxygen, flammable gases and toxic gases up to and including working in confined spaces.
AGT Level 2 – Testing for flammable gas in preparation for hot work.
AGT Level 3 – Safety watch duties by the ongoing monitoring of a hot work site.
The target group for the Authorised Gas Tester – AGT course are personnel in Oil and Gas field preparing to work as Authorised Gas Testers.
Please bring following documents on the first day of the Course.
- Two Passport Size Photographs
- Copies of Passport, CDC, Aadhar Card, Pan Card, Driving License ( as available)
(AGT) Authorised Gas Tester – Non OPITO
All Offshore Personnel scheduled to be Authorised Gas Testers
**Course fees include hand-outs, lunch, tea/coffee only
**Accommodation, Visa, Travel Ticket, Airport Pick up etc can be arranged on additional cost basis.