(Low & Medium Risk - using Emergency Escape Breathing Apparatus)

Course Information

Who should attend:

This course is predominantly intended for practical users who need to enter spaces that are substantially enclosed and where there is a potentially hazardous working environment. It would also benefit Managers, Supervisors, Engineers etc (who may have needed to control work in these locations) as an addition to the Confined Spaces Risk Assessors Course.

Class size/ session: 30 per session
Duration: 1 Day

Course Module
  • What is a confined space and what are the hazards
  • Legal requirements
  • Risk assessments and safe systems of work
  • Equipment required to enter a confined spaces
  • The purpose and use of gas detection equipment
  • The purpose and use of escape breathing apparatus
  • The use of ropes and safety harnesses
  • The purpose and use of tripods and man riding winches
  • Personal protective equipment and hygiene
  • Examination, testing and maintenance of equipment
  • Ventilation and the avoidance of unsafe atmospheres
  • Communication and entry procedures
  • Practical exercise and assessments
  • Communication and entry procedures.