Confined Space: Supervisor


Course Aim:
The Aim of this course is to provide Safety Officers with a wide range of realistic training experiences involving effective Confined Space Supervision as required by the Confined Space Regs 1997 and HSE ACOPS 1 & 2.

Course Covers:
At the end of the course, participants will have been trained in the following areas enabling them to safely supervise a Confined Space Entry:

  • Task Analysis,
  • Risk Assessment Methods;
  • Safe Systems of Work;
  • Emergency Procedures;
  • Gas testing Techniques;
  • Ventilation;
  • Safe Entry;
  • Top Man & Safety Supervisor Duties;
  • Rescue Procedures & Emergency Response;
  • Recording & Supervising;
  • Training Requirements; and
  • Permits to Work/

Ideally Participants will be / have:

  • Any member of the Emergency Response Team (ERT).
  • All members of any Management Team or who have a role in any safety or supervisory
  • Any Emergency Response Professionals, Team Leaders and Supervisors, any Confined Space team members or trainers who need to improve their supervisory

Duration & Format:

3 day course. Using theory and practical sessions, our highly experienced trainer will start with basic principles, requiring interaction and discussion with the delegates. The course is presented in a highly participative format with both theory presentations, desktop and practical exercises based on confined space actual incidents which test the delegate in:

  • Definition of a Confined Space;
  • Confined Space Hazards;
  • Task Analysis;
  • Risk Assessment;
  • Safe Systems of work;
  • Emergency Procedures;
  • Key people duties;
  • Gas testing procedures;
  • Ventilation;
  • Confined Space Equipment;
  • Safe Entry and Top man duties;
  • Rescue and emergency response;
  • Recording and Supervising;
  • Training of Personnel;
  • Decontamination of Staff and Equipment;
  • Dealing with Hazardous Materials; and
  • Evacuation Procedures/ snatch rescues/ liaison and

Involving actual Incident case studies, discussions and interactive analyses will ensure that the course content is both engaging and interesting.

Price upon Request

Please Note:
Bookings for this course cannot be made online- please call a member of our Commercial Team on 0151 666 0318