American Cylinder and Safety, LLC

The industry leader in compressed gas HAZMAT training

American Cylinder and Safety, LLC offers multiple classes in the HAZMAT field.  This training is applicable for all industries the utilize hazardous materials.  Depending on the training required, it can be provided in multiple formats including onsite, webinar, and correspondence.

HAZCOM/GHS

This training meets the requirements for the new HAZCOM/GHS system.  It can be provided onsite or via correspondence.  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazard Communication (Hazcom) Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) also known as the “Right-To-Know” Rule went into effect in November 1985. Just recently, OSHA adopted the United Nations Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for labeling and classification of chemicals. The purpose of OSHA Hazcom is to communicate the hazards associated with workplace chemicals to all employees.  This training covers all OSHA required subjects.

HAZWOPER

We offer the 8, 24, and 40 hour course at your facility.  Our OSHA HAZWOPER courses provides in-depth training on how to perform post emergency response activities and cleanups/remediation at industrial sites, and voluntary cleanups involving hazardous substances  at your facility. Training includes hazard recognition, exposure limits and risk evaluation for chemical and general site safety concerns. You will review the technology and methods available to monitor and detect hazardous materials, learn how to control and contain chemical spills, establish a decontamination process and select and use worker protective equipment, among a wide variety of other subject.  Please contact us to tailor training to your facility.

Emergency Response to Unknown Cylinders

This three day course is designed for emergency response organizations that may respond to situations that could involve unknown compressed gas cylinders. Includes identification, packaging, disposal, and HAZMAT Refresher.

Fundamentals of Decontamination

This class discusses the aspects of a proper HAZMAT Decontamination setup.  Subjects covered include setup and tear down, medical monitoring, hasty and emergency decontamination, and methods of decontamination.  A hands on exercise can also be included if requested.