Carbon Monoxide a Clear & Present Danger

Carbon Monoxide a Clear & Present Danger

Colorless, Odorless and Deadly!

This program addresses the hazards inherent in carbon monoxide generation and testing procedures. Additionally, it provides an overview of combustion analysis and the relation of building pressures to carbon monoxide generation.

COPM Buy Training Manual

Instructor Resources
Contains PPT, IS
Item #: COPPT

Training Manual

The training manual is broken into three sections:

Section 1 - Carbon Monoxide (CO) Explains; what CO is, how CO is produced, health effects of CO exposure, how to respond to an alarm, basic testing procedures, code compliance and exposure standards.
Section 2 - Combustion: An in depth explanation of combustion analysis, troubleshooting and remediation of CO production for both gas and oil fired appliances such as; boilers, furnaces, hot water heaters, clothes dryers, etc.
Section 3 - Pressure Measurements: A primer on how building pressures effect the distribution of carbon monoxide.

Instructor Resources

Instructor resource media includes:

  • PPT - PowerPoint that correlates directly with the training manual. Each slide within the presentation contains speaker notes that are designed to aid the instructor through the presentation and provide additional talking points.
  • IS - Instructional supplement with course objectives and lesson plans to keep the program on track. Answers for questions contained in student worksheets are included.


To aid those in demonstrating their knowledge of the materials there are Employment Ready and Professional Level certifications available. These 50 question exams cover: alarms and response, building pressure measurements, building pressure general knowledge, combustion gas, combustion general knowledge, general knowledge, measurements, medial and tools.