Compressed Gas Safety for Non-Researchers - Online

30 minutes
Prior to the start of work
Course Cost: 
Course mode: 

This online course will teach you the hazards of working with compressed gases and how to minimize or eliminate hazards. You will be taught how to identify the hazards of compressed gases and compressed gas cylinders, labeling and storage requirements for cylinders, and how to implement safe work practices.

Accommodations and language services

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations to individuals who need them.

  • To request a disability accommodation, please contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (V), 206-543-6452(TTY), or email at
  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at and notify your supervisor. EH&S will work with you and your supervisor to arrange for interpretation or translation services.
  • For other accommodation requests, please contact EH&S Training at
Intended Audience 

Personnel in laboratories, shops, and other areas who work with compressed gas


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201