Medium Risk Confined Space Entry and Supervision Training

£275.00 Excluding VAT

Certificate valid for: 3 Years            Duration: 1 Day

Location: Element Safety training centre – Sheffield

Assessment method: Continuous + Test

Training type: 50% Theory, 50% Practical

Not available? Pick your own course date

Minimum of 3 persons, maximum of 8 persons


Open Course Dates:

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(there may be a late availability or we just add an extra instructor into the mix!!)



This 1 day course will teach your team the legislation in an easily understandable way, what you are able to do in a medium risk and how to set up and supervise the space.

Learn practically in our training rig:- how to gas monitor the space, enter, supervise entrants, use tripods, davits and ventilation equipment.

How to deal with emergencies and escape wearing emergency escape breathing apparatus.


  • Definitions, Risks and Hazards
  • Risk Assessments, Safe Systems of Work and Permits to Work
  • Procedures for Entry, Environmental Monitoring and Ventilation
  • PPE and additional level 2 associated equipment
  • Emergency Escape Breathing Apparatus
  • Emergency procedures
  • Practical confined space entry and self-rescue scenarios


The course will enable delegates to

  • Identify specified risks and hazards to classify confined spaces
  • Understand confined space risk assessments, safe systems (method statements) and permits
  • Have a sound understanding of environmental monitoring and ventilation
  • Be confident in the use of gas monitoring and detection equipment
  • Understand work restraint and fall arrest, including the use of a harness and lanyard
  • Understand the use of davits, tripods and winches for access and egress
  • Follow procedures to safely enter, work in and exit level 2 confined spaces
  • Use PPE and level 2 associated equipment correctly and safely
  • Be confident in the use of respiratory protection and escape breathing apparatus
  • Be able to undertake the role of the confined space supervisor (top person)
  • Understand procedures for and be confident dealing with emergencies


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