About this course

Course code TP853Conf_LOW
Duration 2 Days

A low risk confined space exists when there is easy entry / exit, no risk of flooding and adequate natural ventilation.

Prerequisites

Who Should Attend

Those who work in low risk confined spaces. Low risk confined spaces would be associated with lone working, requiring the application of appropriate procedures.

Minimum age to attend this course is 18

Outline

  • The Confined Spaces Regulations 1997
  • Identification of risks and their control
  • Workplace safety
  • Weil's Disease and sewage decontamination
  • Hazardous atmospheres and gas monitoring
  • The risk assessment process
  • Operation of safe systems of work
  • Use of permit to work control measures
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Selection of suitable equipment
  • IP ratings, intrinsically safe and ATEX approved
  • Equipment pre-use inspection and safe operation
  • Fall arrest systems - theory only
  • Emergency procedures
  • Theory test
  • Practical training Practical assessment

2 Days

Duration

This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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