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Date of Next Course: Thurs 18th - Fri 19th March
Venue: HFR Solutions Training Centre, Fireservice Headquarters, Hessle, Nr Hull
Duration: Two Days
Validation: Three Years
Awarding Body: Trained to National Occupational Standards
To give individuals a thorough understanding of the dangers of working in a Medium Risk confined space, where there may be a specified risk present. The course is a blend of theory and practical learning, working to National Occupational Standards and is designed to ensure personnel comply with the Confined Space Regulations 1997. Personnel will gain the skills and knowledge to work in medium risk confined space, operate a Safe System of Work, and carry out basic self and assisted rescue including use of Escape Breathing Apparatus in a hazardous environment.
The course syllabus includes:
|Current confined space legislation||Recognition of confined spaces|
|Dangers associated with these areas||Hazardous atmospheres|
|Use of multi-gas monitors||Human respiratory system|
|Risk assessments||Permits to work|
|Safe systems of work for entry into confined space||Methods of communication|
|Disease and personal hygiene associated with confined spaces||Use of self-contained escape breathing apparatus|
|Emergency procedures||Rescue and recovery of casualties|
|Course assessment and feedback|
Confined Space Related Equipment
For any maintenance or infrastructure work undertaken within a confined space area, the correct equipment must be always used to ensure you comply to relevant health and safety legislation, project work is undertaken in a safe manner and controlled environment and providing the contractor, employee or technician with the confidence to undertake their work safely.
Essential equipment for confined space working should include:
|Breathing apparatus (Escape sets/airline/SCBA)||Communications (Radios)|
|Entry and exit logs||Multi-gas monitors|
|Portable lighting (Intrinsically safe/ATEX approved)||PPE (Helmet, gloves, harness, RPE etc)|
HFR Solutions CIC Medium-Risk comprehensive two-day training course will upskill your employees and provide them with the skills and knowledge to work in a medium risk confined space environment.
It will also allow delegates to implement a safe system of work, be able to deliver a self-assisted rescue in a hazardous environment. Delegates who attend will benefit from the following learner outcomes;
For contractors and employees undertaking work within a confined space environment, it may be well worth checking out the following legislation;
Confined Spaces and machinery
Equipment required before entering a confined space
Related Medium Risk Confined Space Links
"We learnt a lot regarding the equipment we needed to invest in for greater efficiency, for example, the type of winches needed for use in confined space & rescue. Going through the confined space entry and rescue training also allowed us to assess our equipment and use HFR Solutions CIC´s experience in getting it improved and renewed".
Neil Hardy, Safety Officer, Synthomer
Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces
Course Code: CS02
Location - HFR Solutions Training Centre, Hessle
Duration - 2 Days
Closed Course Information
Price per course - £2904.00 + VAT
Max 10 delegates
Open Course Booking Dates
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