Gas Test Atmospheres Training


10 Technology Drive, Warana

$195.00 Per Person

4.5 hours

  • Sep 29 Wed
  • Oct 13 Wed
  • Oct 27 Wed
  • Nov 10 Wed
  • Nov 24 Wed
  • Dec 8 Wed
  • Dec 22 Wed

18/229 Junction Rd, Cannon Hill

$195.00 Per Person

4 hours

  • Oct 8 Fri
  • Oct 22 Fri
  • Nov 5 Fri
  • Nov 19 Fri
  • Dec 3 Fri
  • Dec 17 Fri

East Devonport Bowls Club, 46 Wright St, East Devonport

$195.00 Per Person

4 hours

  • Oct 4 Mon
  • Nov 8 Mon
  • Dec 6 Mon

COURSES Quick Facts


Gas Test Atmospheres Training


MSMWHS217 Gas test atmospheres


4 hours face to face


Available on Request


$195 per person


No Matter How Many Students Book

Course Overview

This gas test atmospheres program covers the skills and knowledge required to test and monitor working atmospheres to determine whether they are suitable for the proposed work using electronic testing apparatus (gas detectors). This course covers the following topics:

  • WHS Statistics
  • Risk Management
  • Permits
  • Atmospheric testing and monitoring requirements
  • Oxygen: deficiency, enrichment, lower explosive levels, upper explosive levels
  • Carbon monoxide’s hydrogen sulphide, methane and other gasses
  • Exposure standards and limits
  • Gas testing equipment
  • Bump testing and calibration requirements
  • Gas detector and atmospheric testing / monitoring records

Target Audience

This course is recommended for people working in or who will be working in operational roles why may need to undertake testing and monitoring of potentially hazardous atmospheres in the workplace. The core groups / large clients for this unit are existing workers.

Course Delivery

Face to face training and assessment is conducted at one of Link Resources purpose built training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.

Link Resources Training Facilities:

Brisbane: 18/229 Junction Rd, Cannon Hill QLD 4170

Sunshine Coast: 10 Technology Drive Warana QLD 4575

Devonport: 46 Wright Street East Devonport TAS 7310


Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Link Resources Training Pty Ltd (RTO 45483).

Payment Options

Please see the Link Resources Payments, Cancellations and Refund Policy below in Student Information for all details on Payments for your course.

Payment can be made via direct bank transfer, eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email or call (07) 5491 2144

Entry Requirements

All candidates must be literate in the English language (no interpreters allowed).

At enquiry, students can enter the program by expressing an interest and being sent an information pack that contains booking notification and course information (Course Brochure). This interest process enables the RTO and client to work together to ensure the course is suitable for them and to identify any additional support needs & make adequate provisions.

No pre-requisites exist for this Unit of Competency.


Training & Education Pathways: After achieving this unit of competency students may undertake a range of associated resources and infrastructure units and qualifications.

Employment Pathways: After achieving these units of competency students may seek employment in civil, construction, resources, manufacturing, utilities and maintenance industries.