Confined Space

Confined Space

Course Info

Course Duration: 1 -3 days
Attendees: 1-8
Pre-requisites: None

Intended For

Anyone involved in planning, supervising and working in a confined space


Advance Training Certificate

Refresher Period

3 Yearly

Additional Information


Recommended Progression


Course Aims

• Identify any hazards and associated risks involved when entering confined spaces.
• Understand the current legislation and codes of practice for confined space entry.
• Implement control measures such as ventilation, gas detection and monitoring to eliminate and reduce potential risks.
• Select inspect, use and store personal protective equipment and site safety equipment.
• Understand and work to entry permits and safe working procedures.
• Work with escape breathing apparatus.
• Implement the appropriate accident and emergency procedures.

Course Summary

• Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
• Confined Spaces Regulations
• Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations.
• Other current relevant regulations.
• Confined space hazards and associated risks
• Safe working procedures and entry permits
• Gas detection
• Use of escape breathing apparatus
• Access equipment, winches and lifelines
• Hygiene procedures
• Accident and emergency procedures
• Practical exercises

Available Dates

  1. Thu, 2nd May 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  2. Wed, 5th Jun 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  3. Thu, 11th Jul 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  4. Thu, 1st Aug 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  5. Thu, 12th Sep 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  6. Thu, 3rd Oct 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  7. Wed, 6th Nov 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day
  8. Wed, 11th Dec 2024 at 8:30am
    Duration 1 Day


10 Caputhall Road, Deans Industrial Estate, Livingston, EH54 8AS