Hydrogen Sulfide Safety: Train-the-Trainer Course (HST)

Hydrogen Sulfide Safety: Train-the-Trainer Course (HST): $995.00

The NASP/IASP Hydrogen Sulfide Safety: Train-the-Trainer Course (HST) covers:

  • H2S Properties and Characteristics

  • Effects of H2S on the Human Body

  • Sources of Human and Environmental Exposure

  • OSHA and H2S

  • Other Regulatory Agencies (ANSI, API, OPITO, others)

  • Testing and Monitoring

  • Instrumentation

  • Emergency Response


Hydrogen Sulfide Safety: Train-the-Trainer Course (HST)

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Course Objectives:

This course is designed for individuals who are required to train others on the hazards of hydrogen sulfide exposure. OSHA states that a measure of the competence of an instructor is the successful completion of a train-the-trainer program with training specific to the topics they will teach. This course prepares the individual to instruct on all aspects of hydrogen sulfide: where it is found, how it can be detected, primary hazards, proper protective equipment as well as means of escape. The required amount of time to complete the course is dependent upon your knowledge of workplace safety, but we find that the average completion time is approximately 16 contact hours. You have up to six months to complete the course.

Learning Outcome:

The student will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to train on the dangers of hydrogen sulfide in the oil and gas industry, waste treatment plants or any other location where toxic levels of H2S can be found. He will be able to design and to prepare an H2S course and disseminate information for individuals potentially exposed to this dangerous gas. Individual will obtain a mastery of the chemical and toxicological effects of H2S as well as means for proper instrumentation, PPE and procedures for evacuation in the event of a release. Individual will also qualify to issue certificates of completion of students who have received their instruction.

Online Exams:

The student will take a comprehensive online exam for this course. You must score 80% to receive certification. You have three opportunities to pass the exam.


A refresher course and exam will be required every three (3) years. The cost of this recertification is $300.