Confined Space Awareness

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is designed for all personnel responsible for the design of safe working practices and overall responsibility and supervision of personnel entering into confined spaces.  It covers the legislation surrounding confined space entry, techniques for recognising potentially hazardous situations and their remedies, and good safety practices.    This course would suit managers, charge hands and supervisors who also manage confined space operations.


  • Legislation
  • Definition and types of confined spaces
  • Confined space hazards
  • Safe working procedures
  • Atmosphere monitoring & Breathing apparatus
  • Access and ancillary equipment

Aims and Objectives of the course:

On completion of the course, delegates shall be competent in;

  • Demonstrating an understanding of the legal requirements surrounding confined space operations.
  • Recognising types of confined spaces and their associated hazards.
  • Implementing control measures to either eliminate or reduce potential risk.
  • Organizing and implementing appropriate accident and emergency procedures.
  • Identifying the wide range of confined space safety equipment and its uses.


Lecture and theory assessment


1 Day


Certificate of training

Delegate Experience and Renewals:

Some experience in confined space awareness and operations would be useful but is not necessary.

PPE Required:


Group Maximum:


Price and availability:

Please contact us for details


Jeremy Roberts or Louise Robson in the Commercial Department on 01706 631417.