Natural gas safety basics

Training tools

Our interactive training tools give you everything you need to teach and learn about working safely near utility lines.

Slide show & presenter’s notes

This 15-minute First Responder Beware safety slide show can be used for individualized or group instruction. If you plan to present them in a group training situation, you may find the presenter’s notes useful. These notes provide slide-by-slide talking points and additional information. (To download Adobe Flash Player or Reader, click the icon below.)

Safety trainer’s guide

This comprehensive guide addresses everything you need to run an effective safety training session, such as learning preferences, room setup tips, a pre- and post-quiz as well as ideas for discussion and activities. (To download Adobe Reader, click the icon below.)

National Grid may distribute electricity and/or natural gas in your department's response area. If National Grid does not provide natural gas in your area, please coordinate your natural gas incident response with the local natural gas utility.

Check out our resources page to learn more about safety.

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