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Program Description

Infrastructure Health & Safety Association

Propane is widely used in construction for a variety of everyday tasks, including flame cutting, space heating, heating or melting materials, and powering internal combustion engines. It is important to understand the hazards of propane and to know the procedures and controls necessary to minimize those hazards. Special training is required to work safely with propane and propane equipment. This training program is designed to provide the information and hands-on practice necessary for construction workers to be able to safely connect, activate, and disconnect heaters, torches, and propane-powered equipment of less than 400,000 Btu/h, in accordance with Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA) requirements. The training card has a 3 year expiry.

 

Program Content

  • Propane hazards
  • Legislation and safe practice
  • Connection, activation, and disconnection of propane
 

Personal Protective Equipment

Each participant is expected to bring their own CSA approved head, foot and eye protection as well as neoprene gloves. Participants will also be required to wear long sleeves and long pants and be dressed for outdoor activity. The participant will not be permitted to participate in the course if they do not bring the noted personal protective equipment and clothing.

 

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who works with or around propane.

 
NOTE

If you require certification in propane please be advised that the correct record of training relies on the type of equipment and/or appliance being used. If you use torches and propane-fired tar pot heaters/kettles IHSA’s Propane in Roofing is the correct course to obtain the required Record of Training; TSSA Roofing Equipment Operator (RE-O). If additional Information is required please contact a Customer Service Representative.

NOTE

Delivery of this program at your facility will require a suitable space to complete the practical portion of the program as well as the required equipment. Please check with your IHSA Consultant/Trainer for specific requirements.

 
Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1 Day
Member Fee
$169.00
Member Fee
$1,210.00
Max Participants
12
Non-member Fee
$338.00
Non-member Fee
$2,420.00
 
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Session Details


From: Oct 16, 2020 - To: Mar 11, 2021
City: Any
Region: Any

ihsa_EventNumberCourseNameDateCityLocation 
E68017Propane in Construction10/16/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E63442Propane in Construction10/20/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E68427Propane in Construction10/20/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E68439Propane in Construction11/6/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E68440Propane in Construction12/11/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E72600Propane in Construction3/11/2021 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register

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