Education Details

[TM-7] eLearning: Introduction to Compressed Gas Cylinder Valves


The goal of this training is to provide a basic overview and operation of various types of compressed gas cylinder valves, their construction, and an understanding of what is meant by the valve inlet, different CGA valve outlets, and pressure relief devices.

This training will also provide a good working knowledge of cylinder valves as well as share current best practices and how CGA Publications can assist you.

This training covers the following areas:
• Basic valve terminology
• Valve types, how they operate, where they are used, and materials of construction
• Cylinder valve outlets
• Pressure relief devices; and
• Related CGA publications