Confined Space Awareness
Who is the course designed for?
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 this 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.
How to find us
From M25- exit at J12 (M3), follow M3 South until is splits into M27 East/ West and follow the M27 Westbound until Junction 3. Turn left at the roundabout and join the M271. At the end of the road, take the 1st exit on the roundabout to join the A33 Millbrook Road West. Move into the middle lane and continue over Redbridge Flyover. Once over, move into the inside lane. You will continue through a set of crossroads with traffic lights. After approx. 300 yards you will see a slip road for the Solent Business Centre, directly after the TA. Turn into this road, and carry along, past Sparshatts until you reach a blue building. The car park is through gates on your left at the side of the blue building.