Safety Diploma Course

OSHA Ammonia Refrigeration Safety


Ammonia in gaseous and liquid form can be dangerous when workers in refrigeration facilities get accidental exposure leading to life threatening injuries. Extra care needs to be taken while handling high pressured refrigeration systems to prevent accidental release or leakage of Ammonia which can cause potentially catastrophic consequences.

Refrigeration systems containing 10,000 pounds or more of ammonia are generally operated in covered environment following prescribed Process Safety Management Standards.

Governing regulations

This online training course has been formulated to meet the safety guidelines as per OSHA 29 CFR § 1910.119 Ammonia Refrigeration Process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals.

Course Overview

The course has been made to guide employers and workers in understanding and controlling dangers associated with the maintenance and operation of ammonia refrigeration systems. The syllabus includes Ammonia Receiving and Storage, Emergency Response, safety procedures and safe handling practice modules.

Who Must Take this Course?

As per OSHA 29 CFR § 1910.119(g)(1), every worker handling operational process, those who are deployed to handle refrigeration system, people who are assigned special task to assist refrigeration workers and workplace managers should be trained to understand the safety process, emergency management and compliant procedures.

Course Format

Our OSHA Ammonia Refrigeration Safety Training course has been bundled with quality content prepared by experts, graphical and audio presentations with examples and self-check questions for better preparations for the final exam.

Every successful candidate will be provided with course completion certificate along with a printable wallet card.

Continuing education credits?

Each participant will be provided with 0.1 CEUs (or 1 CMEs) for completing this online course.

Topics Covered

  • About this course
  • Introduction
  • Recognition and Control
  • Properties of Ammonia
  • Receiving and Storage
  • Hoses
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Emergency Response
  • Exam