Supervising Confined Spaces

Course Information
  • 2 days
  • 6:1
  • Warrington, Enfield, Stafford, Linlithgow, Trafford, Client's Site
  • £2450 per course at our training centre (exc. C&G reg fees) £2650 per course at client's site

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Course Information
  • 2 days
  • 6:1
  • Warrington, Enfield, Stafford, Linlithgow, Trafford, Client's Site
  • £2450 per course at our training centre (exc. C&G reg fees) £2650 per course at client's site

  • Course Aim:


    This course is about the duties of a supervisor of confined spaces. A supervisor will most likely be responsible for multiple teams working in confined spaces at any one time. It includes putting together work teams, planning pre-entry procedures, making sure all the safety and emergency equipment is available and checking that team members working in confined spaces are following safety procedures during normal working. It also includes responding to and taking over direct supervision of confined spaces during emergency situations in conjunction with the rescue team controller if utilised.

Further Information:


Learning Outcomes:

  • Implement procedures for teams working in confined spaces
  • Supervise the control of safe entry and exit to the confined space
  • Supervise the work team to ensure procedures are followed
  • Control emergency situations
  • Understand health and safety and environmental legislation
  • Understand standard protocols for work in confined spaces
  • Understand entry supervisory duties and responsibilities
  • Understand equipment checks and testing required

Course Content:

  • Legislative requirements for confined space working
  • Duties under the regulations
  • Risk assessment and hazard identification including controls
  • Atmospheric hazards, gases and moniotoring requirements
  • Safe systems of work including permits to work and work plans
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Communication
  • Inspection and application of a range of confined space specific equipment
  • Inspection and use of repiratory protective equipment
  • Emergency arrangements
  • Practical exercises and assessment

Assessment: Practical observation and short answer question paper

Important: completion of this qualification requires a pre-requisite of 6160-03 (High Risk)


 
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