AIM To teach delegates the correct and safe methods of Confined Space Entry.
Pre-Requisite Delegates must be physically fit and have a basic understanding of Health and Safety.
Course Duration 1 day
Maximum Number 8 persons.
Assessment Written assessment.
Certification Delegates will receive a NETA certificate on successful completion of the course.
Personal Protective Equipment Delegates will need to bring their own safety helmet, overalls, work gloves, safety glasses and safety boots.
Additional Information Meeting the needs and expectations of service users is of the highest priority to our staff. Therefore if you have any concerns or wish to make a comment about the service please contact: info@NETA.co.uk
At the end of the training course, delegates will have:
An appreciation of the Confined Space Regulation 1997 and supporting ACOP L101
A greater understanding of both employer and employee responsibilities
An understanding of how to apply their new learning into their future work activities, via the personal risk assessment approach. Therefore significantly reducing potential injury to themselves and others.
Familiarisation with Europod “A” frame and winch.
Health and Safety at Work Act
Management of Health, Safety and Welfare Regulations
Confined Space Regulations
Examples of Confined Spaces and range of hazards
Hazards of the space and of the work
Need for risk assessment
What to consider in risk assessments
Precautions and derivation of safe system of work
Permit to Work procedures
Monitoring of gases
Work equipment safety
Emergencies and planning
Review of planning and emergencies
Standby man duties
Need for first aid and resuscitation training
Practical appreciation of a confined space
Use of tripod and harness for rescue
Review and discussion
End of course assessment
As there is a measure of physical exertion in the afternoon session, it is the responsibility of the sponsoring company to ensure that their delegates are physically fit enough to undertake/ participate in the exercises.