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SAFE ENTRY INTO CONFINED SPACES - MEDIUM RISK
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SAFE ENTRY INTO CONFINED SPACES - MEDIUM RISK

NPORS CONFINED SPACE MEDIUM - SEYMOURS
Start Date 
01/08/2020
End Date 
31/07/2021
Attendance 
Part Time
Target audience 

For individuals who enter medium risk confined spaces incorporating entry requirements and self-rescue procedure.

Entry requirements 

Reasonable level of mobility.

Good understanding of spoken and written English.

Course content 

  • Confined space legislation
  • Definitions and recognition of confined space
  • Confined space examples and categories
  • Control measures
  • Safe system of work/PPE/permit to work
  • Risk assessment/method statement
  • Confined spaces personnel and teamwork
  • Equipment characteristics and limitations
  • Equipment maintenance and inspection requirements
  • Working at height and suspension intolerance
  • Vertical shaft entry and egress (using ladders)
  • Use of tripod/davit and retrieval winch
  • Correct use of gas detector sampling techniques
  • Communications/emergency actions
  • Use of escape breathing apparatus
Teaching & Learning 

Training includes a mix of classroom-based theory and practical activities.

Assessment criteria 

End of course knowledge and practical test.

Progression 

Candidates will be required to attend a 1-day refresher course every 3 years.

Other information 

Upon successful completion of the course, each candidate will receive a certificate of attendance lasting for 3 years.

Courses

Whatever course you choose, you'll get the highest level of training from specialist tutors, benefiting from their knowledge and experience of working not just in education but also in industry.

Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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