Confined Space Awareness

Confined Space Awareness

Key Course Facts

Course duration: 1/2 day

Frequency: We run this course every 3 months.

Refresher: We advise that you renew your training every 3 years

For an in-house course quotation, please call the training team on 023 80 894695.

 

Who should attend the course?

Working in Confined Spaces can be a highly dangerous activity and it is vital that all involved have a good understanding of what is involved, and what to expect when this work takes place.

Managers and Supervisors who are overseeing Confined Space Work on their sites need an understanding of the hazards, risks and control measures required.

Those who will be entering confined spaces need to undertake additional Confined Space Entry training.

What does the course cover?

This course covers the legal requirements of undertaking confined space work as well as ensuring a comprehensive understanding of what a confined space is, what specific hazards are involved and how to assess the risks.

The course will cover:

• Legal Requirements for Confined Space work
• How dangerous is this work?
• What is a Confined Space – definitions and examples
• UK Water National Classifications
• Confined Space work equipment
• Common Confined Space hazards
• Confined Space risk assessment
• Safe systems of work/ Permits to work
• Hazardous atmospheres & gas monitoring
• Using Escape Breathing Apparatus

Assessing learning outcomes

Following completion of the course, there will be a multiple-choice test to evaluate delegates’ learning.

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Venue Details

HCS Safety,West Point House, 321 Millbrook Road West, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 0HW

023 80 894695

HCS Safety,West Point House, 321 Millbrook Road West, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 0HW

023 80 894695