Leak Detection Training

For service & gas technicians, mechanical engineers, pipe fitters, inspectors & supervisors

Monday, February 22, 2021 – Friday, February 26, 2021 | Special Virtual Series

Through a series of five (5) 90-minute classes, delivered online by David Zak of AEGIS Insurance Services, attendees will gain the knowledge required to understand and perform leak investigation operations.

The training will cover all aspects of inside and outside leak emergencies and highlight industry-standard procedures and best practices. Case studies will be used to reinforce procedures as well as give the attendee an understanding of the need to follow company-specific operating practices. New For This Class: Expanded product-specific discussion from the major leak detection instrument companies.

This course will be conducted through a virtual platform over a five-day period in a highly interactive session format. Class size is limited to 20 participants.

Training Syllabus: All Online

Monday, February 22 | 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Essential Concepts
AEGIS and Risk Management
Course Objective: Protection of Life
Natural Gas Incidents and Claims

Tuesday, February 23 | 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Setting a Foundation
Properties of Natural Gas and Carbon Monoxide – Connecting the Basics to Processed Claims
Odorization – What is a Defendable Odorization Plan and Why Is It So Important

Wednesday, February 24 | 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Inside Natural Gas Emergencies (Case Studies)
Protection of Life
Hazardous Conditions and What Steps to Take
Conducting a Thorough Inside Gas Investigation Including Proper Documentation

Thursday, February 25 | 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Carbon Monoxide Emergencies (Case Studies)
Protection of Life
Hazardous Conditions and What Steps to Take
Conducting a Thorough CO Investigation Including Proper Documentation

Friday, February 26 | 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Outside Gas Emergencies (Case Studies)
Protection of Life
Hazardous Conditions – Avoiding the Find and Fix Syndrome
Conducting a Thorough Investigation – Centering the Leak
Arrival at an Incident – What Steps to Take

Highlights From the In-Person Leak Detection Training - Returning Soon

  • Live scenarios in a simulated leak field
  • Classroom fundamentals including physical properties of natural gas
  • Safety focused
  • Hands-on training conducted by seasoned industry experts
  • Certificate of completion

Industry expert instructors

A low student to instructor ratio of 15:1 offers one-on-one time with skilled leak detection professionals, where topics and scenarios are discussed in depth.

Real world scenarios

Learn how to save lives and better understand policies, procedures, and equipment in a live leak field investigation.

In-person, hands-on learning

Students have the opportunity to participate and receive close attention during highly rated MEA hands-on training.

If you have any questions, please contact John Gann at (651) 289-9600 x105.