The SAS guide to Local Exhaust Ventilation is now available as an online programme, which lasts approximately 34 minutes, plus the time required for the final exam.

image026A refresher course is also available – this lasts for 26 minutes, plus examination time.

If dust, vapour, mist or fumes feature in your workplace, you need to consider training your workforce in Local Exhaust Ventilation. Using videos and interactive games, the course includes a final exam which – upon successful completion – earns the participant a certificate of competence.

Every year, thousands of people suffer from illness caused by inhaling contaminants at work, despite using extractors or masks. This programme provides a better understanding of ways in which this can be prevented.

From Kitchens to steel work production it is vital in ensuring that you LEV is working properly and effectively. Even if you have a LEV in your establishment, do you know that it is working properly? Would you know what to look for if it isn’t? Then this course will aid you through the manufacturing process right through to the up keep and maintenance of the LEV system.

The benefits of using the SAS online training system

  • Online access, 24/7, allowing you and other users to participate whenever and wherever it is convenient
  • Access from PCs, smart phone and tablets
  • The system maintains a record of all exam attempts, certificates (5-year history), and the progress of all your staff, allowing you to see the status of the entire team at once
  • The system creates certificates for users who successfully complete any online training course which includes a final exam (20 randomly selected questions) with a minimum pass rate of 85%
  • You can upload the system data as a csv file.

Course Content

safety action LEV screenThis course covers:

  • Background
  • COSHH risk assessments and control hierarchy
  • Control of contaminants
  • Good design
  • Legal aspects

and much more…

To create your free online company account then click on the image below:

free ACCCOUNTIf you experience any difficulties using the online training system simply contact our technical support line: 44 (0) 1588 641915



Course fees – Local Exhaust Ventilation (online)

Main courses              £15 + VAT per person

Refresher courses      £10 + VAT per person

To find out more about signing up for an SAS online health & safety programme, contact Michael Morgan at Safety Action Services on 07836 517127  or email [email protected]