Hardware

5.0 2 Reviews SKU: LTHAR00CENDuration: 60 Minutes

This course describes some of the equipment typically used in the lab, with emphasis on the safe operation of the equipment. The course describes lab equipment used for mixing and for grinding. The setup and lighting of a typical gas burner and how to use the burner to heat glassware are covered. Heating equipment that does not require an open flame and safety practices associated with heating materials are discussed. Several types of pumps and their safe operation are described. The parts and operation of a gas cylinder are also covered.

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Describe lab equipment used for mixing.
  • Describe lab equipment used for grinding.
  • Heating Equipment, Part 1
  • Explain how to set up and light a gas burner and how to adjust the burner flame.
  • Explain how to heat glassware safely using a gas burner.
  • Heating Equipment, Part 2
  • Identify and describe the following types of heating equipment: test tube heaters, steam baths, electric mantles, hot plates, muffle furnaces, electric ovens, and constant-temperature baths.
  • Describe some general safety practices associated with heating operations in the lab.
  • Identify and describe a positive pressure pump, a tubing pump, vacuum pump, and a water aspirator.
  • Describe checks that are commonly made on lab pumps before and during use.
  • Identify some common pump problems and describe checks that can be made to find the cause of each.
  • Identify the parts of a gas cylinder.
  • Explain how to prepare a gas cylinder for use.
  • Explain how to operate and shut down a gas cylinder.

Customer Reviews

8/25/2019

great

“great”

Lemuel P. Verified Customer

8/25/2019

great

“great”

Lemuel P. Verified Customer

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