Industrial Scientific Announces Online Training Course
To further fulfill its mission of providing the best customer service, Industrial Scientific has introduced its Firefighter Hazard Awareness course in an online format. An alternative to the ongoing classroom-based course, the online training gives students a convenient option, which allows them to learn at their own pace.
The course has been designed and taught by fire service professionals to explain how to detect gas hazards commonly encountered in this profession. There are 10 online modules in this course with a quiz at the end of each module. Students successfully completing the final exam at the end of the course will receive a competency certificate.
Topics covered in the online course include:
• Atmospheric Hazards
• Atmospheric Testing
• Fire Service Applications
• Sensor Technology
• Bump Testing & Calibration
• Datalogging & Industrial Hygiene
• Gas Monitor Operation and Maintenance
Other online courses covering instrument operation and industry-specific applications will be released in the future to provide convenience and accessibility to quality gas detection training.
This article originally appeared in the 08/01/2007 issue of Environmental Protection.