Gas Detection Course


The course is designed for people who are required to operate an atmospheric testing device in order to determine whether a suitable atmosphere exists to work safely. The course meets the requirements of unit standard 25510 (4 credits).

People credited with this unit standard are able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of atmospheric testing in potentially hazardous environments
  • Conduct atmospheric tests
  • Interpret & respond to atmospheric testing results

This course includes theory and practical training.


  • Be 16 years of age or over
  • Applicants for whom English is a second language must meet IELTS (or equivalent) Level 5.0 (General Training). Proof of this will be required. 
Please refer to the terms and conditions for more information on these course pre-requisites


One day

Attendance Capacity

Minimum of 8 trainees and a Maximum of 10 trainees per programme.


Course Fees

$315.65 + GST per person

Course costs include all learning materials and completion certificate. Costs also include registration of unit standard credits with NZQA.

Scheduled Course Locations

Please note that courses are available at a number of AMS Group branch locations, these are listed below. If there are no course locations shown below, courses can be arranged to be delivered at your place of work. Contact us to  find out more about our on-site training options available for this course or enquire below.