Cylinder Filling

Fire and Safety Training fill 200 and 300 bar cylinders for both Breathing Apparatus and Dive cylinders.

All staff are EPA Certified approved fillers.

Fire and Safety Training have a dedicated compressor (shown below) for this purpose.


Hydrostatic testing must follow the rules outlined in Guide to Gas Cylinders ( EPA October 2013) Table 8.7

Steel cylinders:               5 Years Hydrotest

Alloy and Composite:    5 Years Hydrotest (changed from 3 years with the introduction of the Health and Safety at Work Hazardous Substances Regulations 2017 Schedule 22 which came into effect on 1 December 2017)

Dive Cylinders:              1 Year Visual  and   2 Year Hydrotest