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Construction Heaters and Propane Cylinders At Construction Sites

The Construction Heaters and Propane Cylinders At Construction Site is a 4 hour course with a classroom and practical portion to the training.  This training course has been created to instruct you on how to safely operate propane construction heaters and ensure the proper use and storage of propane cylinders and tanks at the construction site. After completing this course you will have an understanding of the following:

  •  What you need to know about propane including characteristics, safety, first aid and fire prevention;
  •  What you need to know about the types of construction heaters you will be using;
  • What you need to know about how propane cylinders and tanks systems are used and stored at the construction site
  • What you need to know about how construction heaters are installed and how to safely operate them.

Learning Objectives Lesson 1

After completing this lesson, you will have an understanding of the following:

  • What you need to know about propane;
  • What you need to know about propane safety, first aid, fire prevention and ignition control; and
  • The types of construction heaters you will be working with.

Learning Objectives Lesson 2

After completing this lesson, you will have an understanding of the following:

  • The types of containers used for propane;
  • The primary components of propane cylinders you must be aware of;
  • What to look for when receiving propane cylinders at the construction site;
  • The regulations related to how propane cylinders are to be installed, stored and used;
  • How to safely move propane cylinders;
  • What you need to know about stationary tank systems on a construction site; and
  • The effects of propane vapourization rates on the supply of propane.

Learning Objectives Lesson 3

After completing this lesson, you will have an understanding of the following:

  • The requirements related to the installation and use of propane construction heaters; and
  • How to operate propane construction heaters.