To understand the dangers of working in confined spaces and how best to deal with them, according to industry best practice, and to create & maintain a safe working environment

Training outcomes

Following a series of explanations, demonstrations and
opportunities to practice, delegates will be assessed against the
relevant standards relating to the following course content:

Topics

Topics covered in the course include:

•Legislation,
•Hazards of Confined Spaces,
•Personal & Respiratory Protective Equipment,
•Risk Assessment,
•Monitoring the atmosphere & ventilation,
•Case Studies,
•Permit to Work procedures,
•Persons/Teams entering confined spaces,

Practical

Pre-planning and creating a safe work zone,

•Determining status of confined space (ex/ox/tox),
•Working with personal protective gear,
•Emergency situations
•Working with a permit system,
•Practical Exercise – Oxygen & Toxicity measuring

 

Download course sheet Confined Space