Well Control Group
IWCF & IADC Certified Well Control School


Safety Courses

Well Control Group offers a diverse set of safety training courses at the Newfoundland location.

Safety is Paramount

Safety is everyone's first priority. Experts trained by Well Control Group share their years of experience in class and on the work site, inspecting equipment, reviewing procedures, and assuring compliance with existing regulations. 

Our goals is to offer all the necessary safety training and services that can assist your organization in becoming the best it can be. Currently, we offer regular courses every week at our training location located near St. John's, NL. Courses like Confined Space Entry, Enform H2S Alive™, Fall Protection, and OSSA™ Certified courses are only some of the courses we offer throughout the week.

If your organization wishes to follow the highest standards of health and safety in the industry, we are here to help.

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ENFORM Detection and Control of Flammable Substances

This safety course is offered on a regular basis at our Safety Training facility in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland


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This course is designed to familiarize workers with the hazards of flammable substances, precautionary measures for working in environments where flammable substances are present, and proper detection practices using catalytic detection instruments. Participants will also gain knowledge of what and how to apply specific control measures to eliminate or mitigate the hazards associated with flammable substances.

Course Information

Duration: 1 day course
Components: Theory

Course Outline

Chapter 1: Introduction to Flammable Substances

•    Assessment/detection of Flammable hazards
•    Location of flammable substances
•    Explosive Rangers
•    Properties of Flammable substances
•    Density of Gases/Vapours
•    Precautionary Measures
•    Review

Chapter 2: Principles of Flammable Gas/Vapour Detection

•    Catalytic Combustible gas monitors
•    Operational Issues
•    Review

Chapter 3: Care and Preparation of Combustible Gas Monitors

•    Function Test and Calibration
•    Review

Chapter 4: Sampling Strategies and Interpreting Monitor Readings

•    Qualitative and Quantitative assessments
•    Intermittent and Continuous Sampling
•    Sampling Strategies
•    Correction Factors
•    Monitors Response to Different Gases
•    Review

Chapter 5: Control Methods for High Combustible Gas Readings

•    Control Methods
•    Workers Rights
•    Review


A theoretical exam must be completed at the end of course and a pass mark of 70% must be obtained to receive certification. Successful demonstration of bump testing requirements must also be displayed by participant. Certificate validity is for a period of 3 years.