Safe Use of Anesthetic Gases

Course Format


UHS Provider Department/Division

Lab & Research Safety



Registration Information

Register for Safe Use of Anesthetic Gases Training.

Course Description

This course covers the following topics related to anesthetic gases:

  • Background
  • Health Effects
  • Exposure Limits
  • Signs of Overexposure
  • Waste Gas Scavenging Methods
    • Building Exhaust Ventilation
    • Localized Exhaust System
    • Fume Hood
    • Nose cones with Charcoal Scavenging Canisters
  • Safe Use of Vaporizers
  • Safe Use of Induction Chambers