ECITB Confined Space Appreciation
This Training Standard is theory only and is designed for those who work with confined space workers such as supervisors and managers.
Upon completion, delegates will receive an ECITB Accredited Certificate which is valid for 3 years
Duration: ½ day (4 hours)
There are no prerequisites for this course
Course Content and Key Activities
Health and Safety and Environmental legislation and regulations
Purpose and nature of local documents and procedures.
Lone working practices
How to identify a confined space
Specific hazards that can occur in confined spaces.
Communication methods during work in confined spaces.
Authorisations for entry
Confined space entry procedures
How to monitor conditions and work activity
The roles of a team required to work in high risk confined spaces
The use of tools and equipment in high risk confined spaces
The procedure for closing down the work area when space is vacated
Rescue plans and emergency procedures
Emergency recording and reporting procedures