City & Guilds course covering high risk confined spaces where there are specified hazards that cannot be eliminated or controlled and work activity uses breathing apparatus. This City & Guilds accredited course will provide delegates with the knowledge and practical skills to operate in a high risk confined space environment.
- Health & safety overview
- The Confined Spaces Regulations 1997 & Approved Code of Practice
- 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 (PPE), pre-use inspection and safe operation (IP rated, intrinsically safe and ATEX approved)
- Fall arrest systems
- Safe entry/exit
- Emergency procedures
- Theoretical and practical training on SCBA, Oxygen Resuscitation and BAECO procedures
Who Should Attend
hose who work in High Risk confined spaces:
The work environment will be entered using self-contained breathing apparatus and will involve non-standard entries involving complex operations, introducing additional risk and requiring specific controls and arrangements.
The course is competence based and requires delegates to show a sound understanding of safe working practices, emergency arrangements, use of a variety of entry and safety equipment and use of respiratory protective equipment.
Delegates must be 18 years old to attend this course.
Please be aware that the safe working load (SWL) of equipment used during the practical session of this course is 136KG.
If a delegate who wishes to attend is above than this weight, please contact us on 0800 246 1483 to check if additional provisions can be made for your chosen course.