Introduction

There are many instances, in almost all organisations, where employees are required to work in confined spaces as part of their working routine.  There have been many recorded incidents in which employees have died or been made seriously ill by poor control and lack of understanding.

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Description

Course Objectives 

By the end of the course, delegates will have:

This a basic awareness course aimed at providing any employee who may be required to access confined spaces as part of their work with the knowledge and understanding of hazards they may be exposed to.

Course Content

Legislative requirements
General health and safety legislation
Roles and legal responsibilities

Nature of the hazards
Physical hazards
Gas hazards
Flammable substances
Oxygen depletion
Environmental hazards

Safety systems
Safe systems of work
Gas detection systems
Personal protective equipment
Training
Permits to work

Emergency procedures
First aid – responsibilities
Safe access and egress in an emergency
Record systems
Notification process

Course Duration: One Day

Delivery:  This course can be delivered at a venue to suit you, please contact us for pricing on 01284 763040