Confined Space Awareness

Course Outline

Confined Space Awareness

General information on course

This workshop is designed to provide participants with a general understanding and working knowledge of what defines a confined space and how to recognize and identify a confined space in their workplace. This is an awareness only course. Participants must successfully complete and pass this course to receive their Certificate of Completion.

Duration:

Can be a full day depending on the size of the group and participant interaction.

Who Should Attend:

Anyone who works around or may come in contact with a confined space. This is a Confined Space Awareness Course Only. To enter and work within a confined space requires additional specialized training prior to entering and working within a confined space.

What You Will Learn:

Upon the successful completion of this safety training program, participants will understand:

  • The legislative requirements (Government Regulations, CSA Standards and Manufacturers’ Guidelines and Principles);
  • The duties and responsibilities of workplace parties;
  • What is required to access a Permit and Non-Permit Entry into a confined space;
  • Hot Work Permits;
  • Lock-out/Tag-out procedures;
  • Proper use of air testing equipment to ensure accurate test results;
  • Self-rescue and non-entry rescue techniques.

After This Workshop You Will Be Able To:

To successfully pass this course, participants must demonstrate the following:

  • Identify a confined space;
  • Complete a confined space inventory in your workplace;
  • Educate supervisors and workers about the dangers associated with confined spaces;
  • Determine where to post the required signage identifying confined space(s) in your workplace.

By means of group discussion, case studies and one-on-one instruction, participants will gain the ability to apply what they learn in this course.

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