Confined Space Awareness

COURSE TITLE:
CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS

This course is intended for those who work around confined spaces. It is a requirement for workers to be informed and educated about the hazards they may be exposed to. This course will ensure that workers can identify a confined space, the associated hazards and what to do when confronted with one.

 

  • What is a Confined Space?
  • Who Regulates Confined Space Entry?
  • The REAL Reason You Need to Know about Confined Spaces, Lessons Learned by Industry.
  • Responsibilities
  • Hazards Associated with Confined Spaces
  • Controlling the Hazards

DURATION:

2 Hours

MAX CLASS SIZE:

12 Students

METHOD OF INSTRUCTION:

Classroom

EOCP CEU’s:

.40

(not applicable for online training)

DETAILED COURSE OUTLINE

NOTE: All course can be tailored to include company specific information

CONFINED SPACE ENTRY
  1. What is a Confined Space?
    • WorkSafe BC Definition of Confined Space
  2. Who Regulates Confined Space Entry?
    • WSBC Regulatory Requirements
  3. The REAL Reason You Need to Know about Confined Spaces, Lessons Learned by Industry.
    • Review of Confined Space Fatalities
  4. Responsibilities of the Team
    • Employer
    • Supervisor
    • Worker
    • Joint Health and Safety Committee
  5. Hazards Associated with Confined Spaces
    • Atmospheric Hazards
    • Physical Hazards
    • Human Factor Hazards
  6. Controlling the Hazards
    • Training
    • Documentation
    • Air Monitoring
    • Ventilation
    • Rescue

An exam will be administered at the end of the class.