Entry and working in confined spaces

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/11/2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location
Station House Training Centre


Who is it for?

Any selected persons whose job involves work and entry into confined spaces and can form part of a team of rescue workers Candidates should have a current Medical & First Aid Certificate.

Aims and Objectives:

To provide the candidate with knowledge of the dangers and legal requirements pertinent to work taking place in confined spaces. Successful candidates will demonstrate a good understanding of the hazards associated with work in confined spaces and the practices needed to ensure safe operation whilst this work takes place.

Course Contents:

• Course introduction, aim and objectives
• Definition of “Confined Spaces”
• The role of the Selected person
• Request for work to be done in a Confined Space
• Identify and Evaluate Hazards
• Minimising risk and the Point of work risk assessments
• Develop and Implement Pre-entry procedures (Gas Detec-tors).
• Evaluate, permit, space atmospheric conditions.
• Provide, use and maintain necessary equipment (hoists, harnesses, tripods, specific emergency escape equipment.)
• Working safely in a Confined Space
• Confined space rescue.
• Rescue equipment (Gotcha) & escape sets (Dash) or equiv-alent
• Summary assessment
• Course Review and Closure

Duration: 1- 2 Days

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this course.