This course allows workers to perform basic risk assessments and enter a confined space to conduct work under an issued permit.
Acquire the skills and knowledge required to enter and work in confined spaces in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles undertaking work in confined spaces.
Practical and theory is delivered face to face over 1 day in our Brisbane Training Centre.
Upon successful completion you will have the skills to:
→ Access, interpret and apply procedures for confined space entry and the environmental management plan and ensure the work activity is compliant.
→ Obtain, confirm, clarify and apply work instructions, agreed procedure, implement signage, barrier, environmental protection, and safety requirements, and emergency response procedure.
→ Select tools and equipment for the tasks, check for serviceability and rectify or report any faults.
→ Ensure that the atmosphere is tested and monitored for harmful elements.
→ Correctly apply tagging and lock-out procedures.
→ Enter and exit the confined space correctly.
→ Maintain ongoing communication with the stand-by person.
→ Recover tools, equipment and materials.
→ Remove tagging and lock-out.
Practical training to replicate onsite situations when working in a confined space.
Plan and prepare for access to confined space, interpret and apply procedures safely in a simulated
Test and monitor atmosphere in confined space prior and during work.
Exit, recover tools and equipment, conduct inspection, secure access, clear and clean site.