This course has been designed for individuals who wish to become certified by Transport Canada to conduct cylinder inspections and re-qualifications based on the visual inspection method.
TeamWorks Solutions is recognized by Technical Safety BC for all of its Propane course offerings.
Individuals who fill propane cylinders generally in a retail setting. Filling cylinders by weight or volume, recreational vehicles and highway auto fleet vehicles.
Maximum 10 students per class
Each Participant will be instructed in accordance to Transport Canada Regulations, CSA standards and Technical Safety Directives.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have; developed a comprehensive understanding of the topics listed below, participated in group discussions and exercises and participated in a demonstration in the safe handling and use of propane.
The following topics will be covered in this course:
- Product knowledge
- Federal and Provincial Legislation
- Visual inspection
- Measurement of damages
- Inspection of collar and foot rings
- Replacement of valves
- Record keeping
- Cylinder disposal
- Storage , transport and securement
- Emergency Procedures
- Checking for leaks
The student must successfully complete both a written and practical hands-on exam administered by our certified trainer. A temporary Record of Training Certificate (ROT) will be issued immediately upon conclusion of the course and is valid for 90 days. A permanent Record of Training Certificate (ROT) will be issued within this time period. All training certificates for propane dispensing are valid for 3 years.
– CAN/CSA-B149.2 Propane Storage and Handling Code, and WHMIS regulations
– Transport Canada TDG Act and Regulations
– Technical Safety BC
– WorkSafe BC applicable Regulations, Policies and Guidelines
ATTENTION HEALTH AND SAFETY ADVISORS/EMPLOYERS
WorkSafe BC recognizes Supervisors are responsible to ensure all workers are;
• Adequately trained and certified
• Provide direct supervision and correct unsafe acts/conditions
• Wear appropriate PPE
• Maintain health & safety standards
WorkSafe BC requires all personnel to follow rules and regulations by the authority in BC and to be adequately trained and provide proof of training issued by a qualified instructor.
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