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Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces

Date of Next Course: Upon Request

Duration: 1 Day

Validation: 3 Years

Awarding Body: National Occupational Standards

Price per delegate: £160 +VAT

Price per course (max 6): £936 +VAT


The Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces course is valid for 3 years and allows individuals to be competent to test a confined space atmosphere, select appropriate work equipment, and ensure emergency plans are in a place before work commences. The comprehensive 1-Day course is predominantly theoretical. Personnel will gain the knowledge to work in low risk confined spaces, operate a Safe System of Work, and carry out basic self and assisted rescue, including use of Escape Breathing Apparatus in a hazardous environment. We also deliver Medium Risk and High Risk training courses.

Course Benefits

  • Delegates will be able to implement Safe Systems of Work in their own environments

  • Qualified and experienced trainers - instructors specialise in confined space training, rescue and legislation

  • Industry standard - this course works towards National Occupational Standards

  • Competence - delegates will meet the required competencies for working in a low risk confined space 

  • Delegates will be trained in best practice processes for working in low-risk spaces

  • Mobile training units - training is able to be delivered on your site

  • Purpose built training facilities

Learning Outcomes

  • Upskilled employees and contractors - better knowledge and confidence for working in low risk confined space environments

  • Better prepared - delegates will be able to identify low risk confined space entry points and response in the event of an incident or emergency

  • Meeting compliance - better insight into legislation and responsibilities that affect your organisation as well as help to make your organisation compliant

  • Able to apply safe systems of work - implement best practice procedures

  • Increased capabilities - qualified employees and contractors

  • Legislation - hold a better insight into legislation associated with confined space working


  • Current confined space legislation

  • Dangers associated with these areas

  • Use of multi-gas monitors

  • Human respiratory system

  • Permits to work

  • Methods of communication

  • Use of correct PPE in confined spaces

  • Using and testing confined space equipment under LOLER

  • Recognition of confined spaces

  • Hazardous atmospheres

  • Risk assessments

  • Safe systems of work for entry into confined spaces

  • Disease and personal hygiene associated with confined spaces

  • Emergency procedures

  • Course assessment and feedback

Send Booking Enquiry

If you wish to send a booking enquiry or learn more about the Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces Course, please contact us today on 01482 398521 or

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