Confined Space Entry Procedures Covering Escape BA

Course

This one day training course provides the core knowledge required by any user ofconfined space equipment

Course objectives

On completion of the course the individual will be able to enter and work safelywithin the confined spaces, using the necessary and appropriate equipment.

Who will benefit?

The course is designed for companies whose staff may be required to enter areasthat are classified as confined spaces and where there may be a risk of seriousinjury or death. The aim of this course will be to provide awareness of a safeworking environment within a confined space and to make staff aware ofprocedure, to ensure a safe access and egress from a confined space and tohave emergency procedures in place in the event of a emergency arising whilstoperators are working in the confined space. This course will include the ConfinedSpace Regulations 1997 and other relevant Legislation.

Course content

  • Company Health and Safety Policy and Safe System of Work
  • The Confined Space Regulations, Health and Safety at Work Act,Management of Health and Safety at Work
  • Regulations, Personal Protection Equipment Regulations, Provision andUse of Work Equipment Regulations, Control of Substances Hazardous toHealth (COSHH) Regulations, Noise at Work Regulations
  • Interpretation and recognition of confined spaces
  • Safe working in confined spaces
  • Use of permit to work procedures
  • Plant and equipment, suitability and type
  • use of gas detection equipment
  • Use of compressed air breathing apparatus
  • Use of Personal protective equipment
  • Ventilation equipment
  • Maintenance of PPE
  • Daily Checks of equipment
  • Monthly maintenance
  • Manning levels
  • Communication equipment and procedures
  • Emergency procedures

Training methods

Lectures, printed course material, hands on equipment, practical exercise, andpre-use inspection exercise.

Certification

Successful delegate will receive a certificate on completion

PPE requirements

No PPE Requirements

Course duration/Number of delegates

The course is designed for up to 10 delegates at any one time and is held overfull a day, typically 09:00 - 16:00