Confined Space Supervisor Training

Recommended For

Persons who may take charge and understand the requirements for people to enter confined spaces. Supervisors who will be required to monitor the gases in the atmosphere prior to entry but not use Breathing Apparatus.

Course Objective

To provide the individual with the information on how to enter a Confined Space risk area safely. To understand gas monitoring systems and how to determine the readings. To take charge of situations as they arise.

Course Content

Personal protective equipment required.
Use of personal protective equipment and fall arrest methods.
Identification of Confined Space with regard to risk category.
Legal requirements involved with Confined Spaces.
Use of gas monitoring equipment and atmosphere conditions.
Safe systems of work within the Confined Space.

Skill Base

Correct harness fitting.
Correct use of all personal protective equipment.
Safe entry into Confined Spaces.
Fall arrest systems and safe anchorage points.
Use of gas monitoring and detection systems.

Course Requirements

Candidates must have a responsibility for the management of personnel in a confined space risk area.

Medical Requirements

A Reax statement of medical fitness to be signed prior to the commencement of the course. A reasonable level of fitness will be required to complete the practical element of this course. All candidates should not suffer with claustrophobic issues.

Course Information

Valid for: 3 Years
Duration: 1 Day
Ratio: 1:6
Assessment: Practical & Written