This City & Guilds accredited course has been developed to follow the advice outlined in the Safe Work in Confined Spaces, Confined Spaces Regulations 1997, Approved Code of Practice, Regulations and Guidance L101, JSP375, Volume 3 Chapter 6 and Procedures for Confined Spaces.
This course does not satisfy the requirements for confined space working within sites controlled by the MOD, please refer to Authorised Person Confined Spaces (MOD) (CSMOD)
Who is this course for?
This is aimed at those who have been selected for training to become an Authorised Person (Confined Spaces) with responsibilities to implement, manage and control all aspects of confined space operations ensuring that a safe system of work is in place prior to any confined space activities being permitted.
The current Health & Safety legislation in respect to confined spaces
Gain an understanding of safe systems of work and complete safety documentation including Permits to Work
Understand the minimum safety equipment requirements and procedures utilised for safe entry and egress
Have an awareness for the responsibilities for individuals within the work team, training and fitness requirements
Understand the actions and reporting procedures needed in respect to response to emergencies
You will carry out a practical entry into confined spaces using escape breathing apparatus (EBA) and self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA)
York and On-site
This course is run over 4 days.
Self-certification for entry into confined spaces and wearing breathing apparatus will need to be completed on the course, You will require PPE including boots, overalls and hard hat