COURSE: DISPENSING AUTOGAS SAFETY TRAINING
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The module provides information about CNG/LPG, using CNG/LPG Autogas as a vehicle fuel, and the tasks and decisions required to safely and effectively dispense Autogas into vehicles.
LESSON 1: OVERVIEW OF PROPANE
1.2 What is Propane and Where Does it Come From?
1.3 Uses of;
Autogas in Nigeria
1.4 What are the Benefits/Advantages of Using Autogas?
1.5 Fueling Site Equipment and Vehicle Safety Devices
1.6 Businesses and Vehicles that Use Autogas
LESSON 2: PROPERTIES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF AUTOGAS
2.2 Safety Data Sheet (SDS)
2.3 Physical Properties of Propane and What This Means to You
2.4 Unsafe Conditions: Propane, Ignition, and Fire
LESSON 3: TYPES AND BASIC OPERATION OF AUTOGAS DISPENSERS
3.2 Features of Autogas Vehicles
3.3 Features of Autogas Dispensers
LESSON 4: AUTOGAS DISPENSER OPERATION
4.2 Vehicle Identification
4.3 Propane Tank Safety Features
4.4 Safe Dispensing Habits
4.5 Fire Extinguishers
4.6 Uncontrolled Propane Leaks and Fires
4.7 Propane Emergency Actions
4.8 General Process to Dispense Autogas
LESSON 5: DEMONSTRATION, PRACTICE, AND PERFORMANCE TEST
5.2Short Performance Test
The module has two main components, including:
A classroom/conference room presentation conducted at or near the Autogas fueling site.
A field-based component conducted at the Autogas fuelingsite, including
A demonstration of fueling a vehicle with Autogas.
Hands-on practice for trainees to fuel a vehicle with Autogas, and
A short performance test that trainees complete.
Trainees for this module include individuals who fuel Autogas vehicles for fleet or other commercial operations. Trainees will vary in their backgrounds, knowledge, skills, and job experiences.
Class room session and Practical Session
Course manual for all participants
Digital in-focus projector to display lecture slides
At the end of the course, participants shall be issued certificates.