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Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller

The Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller Course is the ideal training for anyone working in a medium risk environment. It is a two-day training course that includes practical elements and is available to complete as a public and in-house course.

You will learn how to use the equipment and tools safely, how to recognise an emergency and how to deal with it.

Why Take this Medium Risk Confined Space Course

Individuals who work in a confined space where they may require escape breathing apparatus, or enter the space using manual or mechanical access equipment should attend this course.

Our experienced trainer will teach you how to prepare to work in, enter and exit a medium risk confined space and includes entry control.

With the knowledge gained from this confined space course, you will be able to keep yourself and other workers safe on the job.

What Does the Medium Risk Confined Space Course Involve

This confined space course covers the following topics (for the full list of topics covered in this training, see the dropdown below):

  • Preparing to work in a medium risk confined space safely
  • Entering and exiting the confined space safely
  • The preparation and use of escape breathing apparatus
  • Dealing with an emergency rescue
  • The legislation surrounding work in a confined space

HOW IS THE Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller DELIVERED?

This course can be delivered in the following ways:

Public Classroom
3B Training Public Classroom

Classroom-based Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller courses are available to book at our Blackburn training centre. The course is delivered by an approved trainer in a traditional classroom setting to a group of delegates.

Our public course dates give our customers a range of options for training date and location. Each course date can be booked online or over the phone by individuals or employees booking on their behalf.

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3B Training can deliver courses for a group of your employees in-house at your site or venue of your choice.

We can organise in-house Medium Risk Confined space courses throughout the country for your workforce. We can arrange the course for up to 10 delegates per instructor.

For a quote, complete the in-house enquiry form on this page. All of our enquiries are quoted on a case by case basis depending on delegate numbers and location.

Benefits of this Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller course:

  • Will help to plug the skill gap in your business
  • Gives the tools, skills and confidence you need to work safely
  • Will learn how to understand and conduct a risk assessment
  • Gives you a platform towards gaining supervisory or managerial positions
  • CITB Grants Scheme available

The course will give you up to date knowledge of the legislation and standards surrounding confined spaces. This will help you to work legally as well as safely.

The trainer will cover the following topics throughout the course:

Preparing to work in a medium risk confined space safely

Gathering and preparing the information that is required before entry to a confined space

Entering and exiting a medium risk confined space safely as an Entrant and Entry Controller

Knowledge of all equipment and procedures to enter a confined space including gas readings, continuous monitoring and positioning of team members

The preparation and use of escape breathing apparatus

In depth training and use of your EBA in the event of an emergency

Using tools and equipment safely

Knowledge of Industry equipment used for Combined Space and how to inspect, accept or reject said equipment

Following work and procedures in a safe manner

Teaching of Safe Systems of Work whilst involved in Confined Space operations and how to report discrepancies

Dealing with an emergency and observing and understanding Gas Monitor Readings

How to react and deal with an emergency situation involving personal, colleague or environment

How to conduct yourself when working in confined spaces

Learning of the procedures and guidance given by Industry legislation when associated with Confined Space

The legislation surrounding work in a confined space

In depth information explaining  all Acts, ACoPs and Guidance

Applying your knowledge of confined spaces into your work

On completion you will have the knowledge and ability to work with and along side Confined space teams as a valued member to colleagues and employer

In the practical part of the course, the tutor will assign the delegates responsibilities to the delegates positioned outside the confined space. Both parties have individual duties to assist with emergency evacuations and controlling the confined space entry.

Course Objectives

Upon completing the course, you will have an excellent knowledge of safely working in medium risk confined spaces.

What is Required to Pass the Medium Risk Confined Space Course?

The trainer will assess you on your understanding of the training throughout the day. To pass the course, you will be observed entering a medium risk confined space and a written examination.

I would like to say Mark did an oustanding job in presenting this course in a very constructive way and I'm pleased to say I passed.
David Hunt

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How long is the Medium Risk Confined Space course?
    How long is the Medium Risk Confined Space course?

    This course is delivered over two days.

  • Can I do this Medium Risk Confined Space course remotely?

    There is a practical element to this training that must be completed in person.

  • Can this Medium Risk Confined Space course be trained on site?

    Yes with the provisions of a suitable simulation equipment such as a shoring box.

  • Is this Medium Risk Confined Space course CITB Grant claimable?

    Yes, companies who are CITB registered can claim for each delegate who successfully pass this course.

    You can find the list of short courses and the grant amounts you can claim here: CITB Grant Value for Short Courses

  • Is this Medium Risk Confined Space course accredited?

    Yes, this course is accredited by City and Guilds, and valid for three years.

    You will receive a City and Guilds certificate after successfully completing the course.

  • How long is this Medium Risk Confined Space course?

    The course is delivered over two days. This confined space course includes practical elements and is delivered by an experienced trainer.

    The trainer has experience in emergency operations and hazardous environments, so you can go about your training knowing you are in safe hands.

  • What are the entry requirements for this Medium Risk Confined Space course?

    You must read, write and understand English well and weigh below 130kg.

    You must have the required level of physical fitness to complete the practical elements of the course, and be free of medical conditions, including: heart disease, fear of heights etc.

Next Available Course Dates - Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller

Next Available Course Dates - Medium Risk Confined Space and Entry Controller

  • Blackburn

    3B Training
    Unit 6
    Point 65 Business Centre,
    Greenbank Way,
    Blackburn
    BB1 3EA

  • Derby

    23 Royal Scot Road
    Derby
    Derbyshire
    DE24 8AJ

  • Doncaster

    Unit 1 Meadow View
    Durham Lane
    Armthorpe
    Doncaster
    DN3 3DY

  • Leeds

    25 Bradford Road
    Gildersome
    Leeds
    LS27 7HN

  • Leigh

    Unit 5
    English Street Business Park
    English Street
    Leigh
    WN7 3EH

  • Liverpool

    Partnership for Learning
    South Road
    Speke
    Liverpool
    L24 9PZ

  • London

    CIOB London Office
    9 Kingsway
    Holborn
    London
    WC2B 6XF

  • Manchester

    The Forum
    Tameside Business Park
    Windmill Lane
    Denton
    M34 3QS

  • Tamworth

    93C Lichfield Street
    Tamworth
    Staffordshire
    B79 7QF

  • Wigan

    Stratus House
    Swan Lane
    Hindley Green
    WN2 4EY

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