Hundreds of staff from Water Utilities and all relevant sectors of
industry have been trained on the safe handling of chlorine (gas and
sodium hypochlorite), it’s properties and the proper use and maintenance
of the various chlorination and chemical dosing equipment by the
skilled trainers at Hydramet
“All personnel who are directly involved in the operation and maintenance of chlorination systems shall be properly trained” according to the Australian Standard AS2927: 2001: The Storage and Handling of Liquefied Chlorine Gas.*
Our most popular course, NWPTRT013 Operate and Control Liquefied Chlorine Gas Disinfection (previously NWP277A Work Safely with Liquefied Chlorine
Gas) is available as a public training course in Adelaide, Perth, the
Gold Coast QLD, Central Coast, NSW and Melbourne for those companies who only need to train one
or two people.
For companies wishing to train larger groups in the safe handling of
chlorine (gas or sodium hypochlorite), or chlorine systems maintenance
we are happy to conduct the training on your premises. This service is
available nationwide, simply contact your local office for a quote on the following training courses:
NWPTRT013 Operate and Control Liquefied Chlorine Gas Disinfection
NWPTRT013 Operate and Control Liquefied Chlorine Gas Disinfection is a nationally recognised unit of competency from the National Water Training Package. This unit was created drawing upon information from unit NWP277A Work Safely with Liquefied Chlorine Gas.
The course is designed for operators with a specific responsibility for disconnecting and connecting liquefied chlorine gas containers. The unit of competency covers the skills required to monitor and operate liquefied chlorine gas disinfection systems and report on process quality control, whilst working safely.
A nationally recognised transcript is issued by TAFE NSW upon successful completion of the course.
Operate and Control Liquefied Chlorine Gas Disinfection/ Refresher Training
For those who do not need a nationally recognised qualification Hydramet offers the Operate and Control Liquefied Chlorine Gas Disinfection course without the pre and post requisite requirements.
A certificate of completion is issued by Hydramet upon successful completion of the course
This course can also be used as refresher training for those who have already attained the NWP277A Work Safely with Liquefied Chlorine Gas unit of competency, which is recommended every two years.
Chlorine Awareness Training
Chlorine awareness training is designed for those who work in an area that has chlorine gas on-site, but they do not have responsibility for disconnecting and connecting the liquefied chlorine gas containers.
Chlorine Maintenance Training
Hydramet’s chlorine maintenance course is a bespoke programme tailored to suit the operating philosophies, capacity and manufacture of equipment used on site. It is designed for personnel involved with maintaining chlorine equipment and includes recognising when maintenance is required and understanding the relevant content of AS2927.
Sodium Hypochlorite Training
This course is designed for personnel who work with Sodium Hypochlorite to understand the issues of storage and handling sodium hypochlorite, the health effects and treatment if exposed to sodium hypochlorite and what to do in an emergency.