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Propane Cylinder Exchange

safely handling propane

Safety Workshop

Propane cylinder exchange certification,  will be taught on location in the surrounding areas of Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, Toronto, London, Kitchener, St. Catherines, Mississauga,  Buffalo, New York and Detroit Michigan

 Course Outline

  • Review physical characteristics of an onsite propane tank.
  • Complete overview of tank condition ( O-ring, collar, dating, soap solution check, etc.)
  • Review cylinder exchange procedures.
  • All participants will change a propane tank on an Industrial Forklift / Lift Truck, or propane heater (site specific) in a competent manner.
  • An evaluation report is completed on each person.
  • Upon successful completion of the Theory and Practical evaluations each participant will receive a wallet card indicating they have received training and when the training took place.

Practical Content

  • Propane cylinder exchange training will provide participants a general understanding of the safe and efficient handling of propane gas tanks.
  • Trainees will be able to identify specific health & safety hazards associated with changing propane tanks on Industrial Propane Powered Forklifts
  • To certify participants in the safe handling of propane gas.
  • Propane cylinder exchange training course will instruct participants on correct propane cylinder exchange procedures.
  • Propane Training Theory:
  • Review, explain and discuss the Energy Act, & specifically "B149.2" propane segment.
  • Review fines & penalties relating to non-compliance with the Ont. "Energy Act".
  • Define physical properties relating to propane, source as a byproduct.
  • Review hazards associated with handling propane.
  • "Cutout" views of actual parts of a typical propane tank & review capabilities. Watch video on the proper technique used to change a propane tank (ILT/heater).