Confined Space (Awareness / Entrant / Monitor)

Confined Space Awareness

Who is this course for?

Anyone whose employment requires them to work in or manage a work area that:

  • Is not primarily designed or intended for human occupancy
  • Has a restricted entrance or exit by way of location, size or means
  • Can represent a risk for the for the health and safety of anyone who enters, due to one or more of the following factors:
    • its design, construction, location or atmosphere
    • the materials or substances in it
    • work activities being carried out in it, or the
    • mechanical, process and safety hazards present

Confined spaces can be below or above ground. Confined spaces can be found in almost any workplace. A confined space, despite its name, is not necessarily small. Examples of confined spaces include silos, vats, hoppers, utility vaults, tanks, sewers, pipes, access shafts, truck or rail tank cars, aircraft wings, boilers, manholes, manure pits and storage bins. Ditches and trenches may also be a confined space when access or egress is limited.

Topics Include:

  • Legislation
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Hazards and controls
  • Emergency planning and preparedness

Confined Space Monitor

Who is the course for?

Anyone whose employment requires them to work in or manage a work area that:

  • Is not primarily designed or intended for human occupancy
  • Has a restricted entrance or exit by way of location, size or means
  • Can represent a risk for the for the health and safety of anyone who enters, due to one or more of the following factors:
    • its design, construction, location or atmosphere
    • the materials or substances in it
    • work activities being carried out in it, or the
    • mechanical, process and safety hazards present

Confined spaces can be below or above ground. Confined spaces can be found in almost any workplace. A confined space, despite its name, is not necessarily small. Examples of confined spaces include silos, vats, hoppers, utility vaults, tanks, sewers, pipes, access shafts, truck or rail tank cars, aircraft wings, boilers, manholes, manure pits and storage bins. Ditches and trenches may also be a confined space when access or egress is limited.

Topics Include:

  • Legislation
  • Hazards and controls
  • Emergency planning and prepared
  • Roles and responsibilities of a monitor
  • Air quality testing
  • Monitor calibration
  • Proper procedures for radio use

Confined Space Entrant

Who is the course for?

Anyone whose employment requires them to work in or manage a work area that:

  • Is not primarily designed or intended for human occupancy
  • Has a restricted entrance or exit by way of location, size or means
  • Can represent a risk for the for the health and safety of anyone who enters, due to one or more of the following factors:
    • its design, construction, location or atmosphere
    • the materials or substances in it
    • work activities being carried out in it, or the
    • mechanical, process and safety hazards present

Confined spaces can be below or above ground. Confined spaces can be found in almost any workplace. A confined space, despite its name, is not necessarily small. Examples of confined spaces include silos, vats, hoppers, utility vaults, tanks, sewers, pipes, access shafts, truck or rail tank cars, aircraft wings, boilers, manholes, manure pits and storage bins. Ditches and trenches may also be a confined space when access or egress is limited.

Topics Include:

  • Legislation
  • Hazards and controls
  • Emergency planning and prepared
  • Roles and responsibilities of a monitor and entrant
  • Air quality testing
  • Monitor calibration
  • Proper procedures for radio use

We can facilitate training of any kind to any size group; however, we do not offer private training at this time. If you are interested in corporate solutions, contact the facility nearest you directly on the "locations" page.