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Authorised Gas Tester (OPITO Approved)

Course information

Target group:

All personnel working with gas testing.


The OPITO approved course can now be completed online.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, OPITO has altered the required processes to gain accreditation. You no longer have to attend an invigilation centre to complete this course, but must prove identity where required.

Company Administrators:

You must verify the identity of the candidates you are issuing the training to.

Self Sponsors:

If you are purchasing this course for yourself, please send a "Selfie" of your full face to prove your identity including your personal ID within this to learningcentre@mintragroup.com This must be provided before, or on the same day of completion to gain your approved certificate.

Course goal: This course aims to provide the knowledge and techniques for carrying out gas testing
This course contains the following sections:
• Introduction
• Hazards Associated with Gases and Vapours
• Flammable Atmospheres
• Fire and Explosions
• Toxic Atmospheres
• Oxygen Deficiency and Oxygen Enrichment
• Hazards of Confined Spaces
• Gas Monitors
• Gas Testing for Fire Watcher Duties
• Gas Testing for Hot Work
• Gas Testing and Gas Leaks
• Gas Testing for Confined Space Entry, and
• Gas Testing during Purging Operations




Do you want more information about the course, or do you want to order?

Contact us at Tel: +47 24 15 55 55 , or send us an e-mail.