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Safe Handling of Ammonia Training Course

Safe Handling of Ammonia Training Course

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Safe Handling of Ammonia 2 Day Training Course

2078-2 City & Guilds £415.00+VAT 

BESA £415.00+VAT 

Please contact us for a on-site Ammonia Handling delivery quote

Who is the Ammonia Handling course for?

-Candidates who wish to be able to handle Ammonia refrigerants safely and competently

-Candidates new to the industry with no previous experience in Ammonia Handling

-Candidates who will be working around Ammonia 

-This content of this course has been developed to provide training and prove competence in main areas of operating ammonia refrigeration systems and to enable the majority of repair work to be carried out safely. Assessment is certified in either City & Guilds or BESA

How long will the course take?

-Ammonia Handling is a 2 Day course running from 9.00am-4.30pm

Upcoming Course dates:

January 2019 -Fully Booked

February 2019- Fully Booked

March 2019 – 25th-26th 

April 2019 – 23rd-24th 

May 2019 – 7th-8th

June 2019 – 12th-13th + 27th-28th 

July 2019 – 29th-30th 

What does the Ammonia Handling course cover?

1. Selection of Refrigerants

2. Anhydrous Ammonia
– Physical Properties
– Physiological Properties (Exposure Limits)
– Chemical Properties

3. Potential Hazards
– Refrigeration Systems
– Refrigerant Storage
– Emergency Treatment

4. On Site Safety Precautions
– Personnel Protection
– Plant Room Requirements
– Ventilation
– Emergency Procedures
– Alarm Systems

5. Personnel Protective Equipment
– Personnel Protection Regulations
– Respiratory Equipment
– Recommended Personnel Safety Equipment


7. Environmental Issues
– Environmental Protection Act 1990
– Hazards to the Environment

8. Pressure Testing Procedures

9. Decanting from Systems and Filling Containers
– Cylinder Safety and Inspection
– Guidance on Decanting Ammonia
– Supply of Empty Cylinders for Decanting Purposes

10. Charging Systems
– Manufactures Data
– Operating Parameters for Efficiency

11. Notes on Draining Oil from an Ammonia Refrigeration Systems
– Safe Procedures
– Storage of Waste

12. Documentation
– Safe Systems of Works
– Risk Assessments
– Method Statements
– Obtaining Permission


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