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Optical Gas Imaging Certification Training



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Skilled users of the new FLIR GF-Series cameras and the legacy GasFindIR camera can inspect over 3,000 connections per day. Current sniffer technology is limited to about 500 connections per day.

Students will learn how to set up and operate FLIR optical gas imaging cameras. They will learn how to optimally adjust their cameras for varying environmental conditions to find gas leaks. Students will learn under what environmental conditions gas leaks are most easily found, somewhat easy to find, and difficult to find.

This class will teach students which gases can be found with FLIR optical gas imaging cameras and leak size limitations. Some basic infrared theory and heat transfer concepts will be introduced to build a strong foundation.

Lab and/or field practice in finding leaks is a key part of this class. Students will learn by doing and by observing numerous videos of leaks and what to look for including thermal contrast, gas plume motion, distance limitations, etc. Basic inspection procedures will be covered including equipment checkout, route planning, permitting requirements, safety practices/equipment and reporting concepts.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a training certification for optical gas imaging camera usage

 

Course Objectives

  • Explain the regulatory framework for optical gas imaging
  • Describe the OGI certification process
  • Demonstrate proper operation of a FLIR GasFindIR HSX or FLIR GF-Series infrared camera
  • Explain the basics of thermal science
  • Explain how optical gas imaging is a combination of art, science, technique and interpretive skills
  • List the basic safety practices for doing an OGI inspection

Tuition

A registration fee of $1995 USD includes course instruction, course materials and lunch each day. Please note that prices may vary for courses conducted outside the continental U.S.; please confirm your price with your local ITC course agent.

 

 


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Start Date End Date Location City Country Price Register here
12/03/2019 12/05/2019 Baton Rouge, LA Baton Rouge United States 1995 USD View Details
12/17/2019 12/19/2019 Denver, CO Denver United States 1995 USD View Details
01/07/2020 01/09/2020 Houston, TX (MFE Enterprises) Pasadena United States 1995 USD View Details
02/04/2020 02/06/2020 Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles United States 1995 USD View Details
02/11/2020 02/13/2020 Canonsburg, PA Canonsburg United States 1995 USD View Details
02/25/2020 02/27/2020 Dallas, TX Dallas United States 1995 USD View Details
03/03/2020 03/05/2020 Artesia, NM Artesia United States 1995 USD View Details
03/17/2020 03/19/2020 Denver, CO Denver United States 1995 USD View Details
03/24/2020 03/26/2020 Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma City United States 1995 USD View Details
03/24/2020 03/26/2020 Calgary - Holiday Inn Macleod Trail South Calgary Canada 2595 CAD View Details
04/28/2020 04/30/2020 Dallas, TX Dallas United States 1995 USD View Details
05/05/2020 05/07/2020 Bismarck, ND Bismarck United States 1995 USD View Details
05/12/2020 05/14/2020 Edmonton, AB (Radisson Edmonton South) Edmonton Canada 2595 CAD View Details
05/19/2020 05/21/2020 Gillette, WY Gillette United States 1995 USD View Details
06/02/2020 06/04/2020 Houston, TX Houston United States 1995 USD View Details
06/16/2020 06/18/2020 Charleston, WV Charleston United States 1995 USD View Details
06/23/2020 06/25/2020 Denver, CO Denver United States 1995 USD View Details
08/25/2020 08/27/2020 Calgary - Holiday Inn Macleod Trail South Calgary Canada 2595 CAD View Details
10/20/2020 10/22/2020 Edmonton, AB (Radisson Edmonton South) Edmonton Canada 2595 CAD View Details