Working in Confined Spaces: Escape/Breathing Apparatus
This course is tailored for any individual who enters narrow or limited spaces; such as chambers, shafts, manholes and tunnels. The course will give attendees a detailed understanding of confined spaces, the dangers related as well as the ability to enter and how to exit them safely.
This course will cover the following:
- Confined spaces regulations and associated legislation.
- Generate Safe Systems of Work for access into a confined space.
- Risk management, safety checks and hazard control.
- Identifying diseases and comprehending the correct personal hygiene requirements related to confined spaces.
- How to select appropriate site equipment and PPE.
- How to enter and exit a confined space safely.
- Using gas detection equipment.
- Monitoring the atmosphere and the breathing apparatus needed.
The course is delivered mainly through practical activities related to confined spaces entry. The practical element will then be followed with a classroom based session.
This programme is designed for managers, supervisors and also operatives who may be required to make an emergency excavation from a confined space using escape breathing apparatus.
On completion of the course delegates with have gained further knowledge in the hazards connected with working in a confined space. You will learn how to risk assess and classify a confined space. In addition you will also learn about the range of breathing apparatus types and how to assess PPE. You will also gain knowledge in emergency procedures, the need for periodic examinations and manning levels.
- Working in Low Risk Confined Space.
- Working in Medium Risk Confined Space.
- Working in High Risk Confined Space.
- Confined Space Entry Refresher.
- Confined Space Entry Traverse Refresher with Full B.A.
- Breathing Apparatus
- Full Working Breathing Apparatus – Full working set.
- Full Working Breathing Apparatus Refresher.
- Confined Space Rescue Course.
- Casualty Extraction.
For more information on confined spaces and the training related to the course you can also take a look at our blog “Confined Space Awareness and Training”.
To enquire further about confined space training give our office a call from our contact us page.