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H2S Awareness Online Training


Course description

Due to its highly toxic nature of hydrogen sulfide (H2S), people who may come in contact with this gas legally required to complete H2S Awareness training as a safety prerequisite. This course covers aspects such as identifying and working with H2S hazards, the health risks associated with exposure to this toxic chemical, and monitoring methods.

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Accepted Across Entire Canada

  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Yukon
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan
  • Northwest Territories
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Nunavut
  • Canada

H2S Awareness helps employees become familiarized with the properties of hydrogen sulfide, as well as the potential sources of exposure.

During this safety course, workers are introduced to the array of protective measures they must abide by in case of H2S hazards, such as wearing mandatory protective equipment. Employees are also taught how to appropriately respond in case of a hydrogen sulfide emergency.

The H2S Awareness certificate is suitable for any workplace where hydrogen sulfide may be encountered throughout daily operations. This is not a H2S Live course, which may be required by drilling and/or oil processing operations. The latter is a full-day, 8-hour training certificate with a practical component, whereas the H2S Awareness is an online, theoretical training that lasts for about 2 hours.

The industries below are the ones most likely to require H2S training for employees:

  • Oil & Gas.
  • Energy & Electricity.
  • Seismic.
  • Mining.
  • Construction.

It is the employer’s legal obligation to guarantee a safe workplace for their teams, which is why they are also the ones responsible for implementing H2S safety training where necessary. The worker’s obligation is to undergo the program and apply what they have learned throughout their work experience.

Because it often saves time and resources, potential job candidates complete H2S Awareness courses before they apply for a position, as a way to improve their CVs and employment prospects.

The H2S Awareness course is completely theory-based knowledge that gives you information on the H2S in the workplace. The H2S Alive course is a full day 8 hours course where you must go to a site or classroom. It also contains a practical based program.

Because many workplaces offer their own practical training, our H2S safety awareness course would be a perfect combination as it is much cheaper than the H2S Alive course. If your employer does not offer this option, you will need to check with them to see if they would prefer that you take the more expensive program in contrast to the online course.

By the conclusion of the H2S Awareness program, workers must be able to identify H2S hazards that are either naturally or artificially present and detect the toxic gas using appropriate instruments. Aside from being familiarized with the range of health effects associated with H2S exposure, students must also become familiar with the methods and equipment used in H2S control. Finally, employees are taught how to optimally respond in case of an emergency involving this gas.

Because of the extensive health risks of working around H2S, it is recommended that employees complete the program every year. This minimizes the risk of H2S related accidents and ensures that legal requirements are abided. Some jobs will also demand H2S Live training, which is lengthier, more complex and usually done on-site.

Those who purchase H2S Awareness also acquire courses in Personal Protective Equipment, WHMIS 2015, and Confined Spaces.

To consult a complete list of safety courses required by a specific line of work, please visit our industry-related pages, where the certifications are grouped according to individual jobs.

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Characteristics of H2S

Learn how to identify potential hazards as well as the explosive range and vapor density of Hydrogen Sulfide.


Exposure to H2S

In this module you will learn about the exposure limits and what happens on short and long term exposure to H2S.


Protective Measures

Learn more about the 3 types of protective measure for Hydrogen Sulfide: Engineering Controls, Administrative Controls and Personal Protective Equipment.


Working with H2S

In this module, we will be teaching you about the worker and employer responsibilities as well as what you need to do before and after entering an H2S site.


Rescue and First Aid

In this last part of the course, you will learn what to do in an emergency situation on an H2S site.

WHY CHOOSE eSafetyFirst

Hassle-free online training

eSafetyFirst is the convenient, hassle-free online training solution for anyone who needs fast H2S training or re-training. This course isn’t your average, bland workplace safety course that workers forget.

Each module is engaging, memorable, and fun! Workers can finish the course AND exam the SAME DAY or go at their own pace. Employers benefit from our bulk pricing and fast, simple training.

Employees can get their practice out of the way fast and have fun doing it!

Employer Discounts

1-3 workers$36.95/worker You save 26%
4-7 workers$32.95/worker You save 34%
8-12 workers$28.95/worker You save 42%
13-20 workers$24.95/worker You save 50%
21-50 workers$20.95/worker You save 58%
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