Oxy-Acetylene/Propane Gas User Workshop


Recent serious incidents involving oxy-acetylene and oxy-propane gas equipment have emphasised the need for employers & managers to review current safety training & practices. Employers should consider if skills training alone is sufficient to meet their obligations under the Health & Safety at Work Act.


90% of all flashback incidents occur as a result of incorrect light up procedure. This workshop ensures delegates understand the potential hazards & associated safety procedures in this vital area.


Course Contents - Theory 

  • Gas Properties and Hazards
  • Cylinders 
  • Identifying Gases 
  • Gas Equipment

          -  regulators; hoses 

          -  flashback arrestors

          -  pipe work

  • Operating & Emergency Procedures
  • Transporting gas cylinders
  • Gas Stores
  • PPE
  • Legislation & Codes of Practice


Delegates demonstrate practically to the tutor the knowledge gained in the classroom of the set up & shut down procedure.


Duration :  3.5 hrs Theory Workshop followed by 1 hr Practical Workshop 


Number of Candidates : Maximum 12


Course Price : Please contact us to discuss your training


Included In Fee : Compressed Gas Safety Handbook, Oxy-acetylene/Propane Check lists, Good/Bad Practice Information Sheets, Certification of Completion*.



      An Excellent workshop.

    Well presented and good

   mixture of theory & practical.





Assessment Method : All candidates will be assessed by the trainer throughout the course.


On Site Requirements : A room to seat your amount of attendees and a suitable space for practical elements


Booking : Call the office now or complete the “contact us” form.

*On Successful Completion of course

Training Solutions and Services Ltd
The Joiners Shop, Historic Dockyard, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TZ
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Company Registration Number – 8429583