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Gas Monitor Training Standard Digital Delivery

OPITO Standard

Product Code: 9243

Who is this Product for?

This Product is to meet the initial training and knowledge assessment requirements for personnel preparing to work as Gas Monitors*.

*Note:In the workplace,persons undertaking Standby/Safety Watch duties at the entrance to a confined space shall be an Authorised Gas Tester or a Gas Monitor.

What does this Product cover?

This Product to ensure that personnel preparing for a gas monitor role involved in providing safety watch duties by the ongoing monitoring of a hot work site and standby duties for confined space operations are equipped with the relevant knowledge to safely carry out the role

Entry Requirements

Centres must be in adherance with the OPITO Digital Delivery Training and Assessment Packages document.

Product Achievement Requirements

To achieve the Gas Monitor Training the learner will need to complete the mandatory unit.

Guided Learning Hours

1.5 hours


3 years

Please note: If the expiry date on the learners previous certificate is within 3 months prior of the course enrolment date then the date of the new certificate should correspond with the expiry date of the existing/previous certificate unless stated otherwise by the Duty Holder or Asset Owner or Operator.

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