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Ammonia Awareness Training – 1 Day seminar

Ammonia Awareness Training 1 Day seminar


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This is a 1 day introductory course into the use of Ammonia as a refrigerant.

Training can be held with us here at Polar Pumps or we now offer an onsite 1 day seminar.

This programme is aimed at company personnel who are not expected to directly handle Ammonia but may need an overview as to its characteristics, dangers, environmental and efficiency advantages and site safety requirements. Site personnel who would benefit from this course include: Site Management – Site Safety persons – Site emergency response teams – Production Supervisors and their personnel. The following is an outline of the course
Training can be held with us here at polar pumps or we now offer an onsite 1 day seminar

1. Selection of Refrigerants
1.1 Natural Refrigerants
1.2 Fluorocarbons
1.3 Hydrocarbons

2. Anhydrous Ammonia
2.1 Physical Properties
2.2 Physiological Properties (Exposure Limits)
2.3 Chemical Properties
2.4 Advantages

1. Potential Hazards
1. Refrigeration Systems
2. Refrigerant Storage
3. Emergency Treatment

1. On site safety Precautions
1. Personnel Protection
2. Plant room Requirements
3. Ventilation
4. Emergency Procedures
5. Alarm Systems
6. Storage of Waste

1. Personnel Protective Equipment
1. Personnel Protection Regulations
2. Respiratory Equipment
3. Recommended Personnel Safety Equipment

7. Environmental Issues
7.1 Environmental Protection act 1990
7.2 Hazards to the Environment

8.Basic refrigeration Principles
8.1 Heat Transfer
8, 2 the simple refrigeration System


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