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1 Day Fire Security Confined Space Entry Training - Medium Risk

Medium Risk Confined Spaces - Training Course

Duration: 1 Day

Introduction: This Fire Security course is intended for persons nominated to work in or at Confined Spaces where work has been assessed and classified as NC2 or NC3 (Medium Risk).

Pre-Course Requirements: All delegates should be physically fit and capable of wearing Escape BA.

Course Content: Delivered in accordance with the Confined Space Regulations 1997, successful completion of the course leads to an understanding of:

  • Identifying a Confined Space and its hazards
  • The legal requirements
  • Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work
  • Equipment required to enter a Confined Space, including Gas Monitoring equipment, Tripods and Winches and ancillary safety equipment such as harnesses, ropes, lifelines.
  • The use of open circuit (CABA) Escape Breathing Apparatus
  • Personal Protective Equipment and Hygiene
  • Examination, testing and maintenance of equipment
  • Ventilation and the avoidance of unsafe atmospheres
  • Communication and entry procedures
  • Training and personnel requirements
  • Practical training and exercises

Training Methods: All theoretical training is re-enforced by demonstrations and practical exercises. There is no written examination but continuous instructor assessment is made throughout.

Certification: A Fire Security Certificate of Competence will be issued on successful completion of the full course. This certificate is valid for 3 years and is available as an A4 paper or credit card style version.

Cost: £135 + VAT per delegate.