Gas Tester – MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres

Gas Tester – MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres


This course is designed for those who are required to work in and monitor hazardous atmospheres (gas test) in the workplace. This course has theoretical and practical components that participants must successfully complete.

Designed For

The course is designed for all those who are required to operate gas testing equipment within the workplace.


There are no pre-requisites for this course.

Expected Outcomes

On completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Prepare and plan for monitoring
  • Take precautions to safeguard health
  • Take atmospheric readings
  • Identify TWA, STEL, Peaks, IDLH atmospheres
  • Follow sampling rules
  • Maintain equipment
  • Change sensors in the field
  • Conduct bump and calibration testing of the equipment

On Completion

After successful completion of this course participants will be issued with a ‘Statement of Attainment’.

The advantage of attending or having Responder1 come to your location is all participants will take part in training that is state of the art. Responder1 conducts all Gas Tester training courses with highly effective simulated gas testing units, this means Responder1 creates “real life situations” so participants are trained in a safe and secure environment.

Whether you’re looking for individual gas tester training, for yourself, a family member or your entire work team, Responder1 can provide the right training solution for you.

Responder1 can provide training onsite at any time, business hours or after hours & weekends no matter where the location is or you can attend one of Responder1’s Gas Tester courses held at our Wollongong Safety Training Centre located at 76 Swan St, Wollongong. Contact Responder1 for details.

All of Responder1’s Gas Tester courses are facilitated by experienced emergency services officers, this means you get to learn from highly experienced paramedics, fire & rescue officers & professional ocean lifeguards, only the best!