City & Guilds Confined Spaces (Low & Medium Risk) & Top Man/Person (NC1, NC2 + NC3)
Course Duration: 1 day
All personnel who have to enter Low and Medium Risk confined spaces and act as a Top Man/Person (Safety Attendant).
The aim of this course is to prepare candidates to enter, working and exit low and medium risk confined spaces safely. It involves training on Access Equipment (Tripod & Winch system, Rescue Retrievers), Confined Space Rescue harnesses, Atmospheric monitoring equipment, Ventilation, use of 15 minutes Emergency Escape Breathing Apparatus, Confined Space communications, and the duties of the Top Man/Person (Safety Attendant).
The course includes underpinning knowledge of Confined Space Legislation, identification of confined spaces and their associated hazards, awareness of confined space risk assessments, principles of Safe Systems of Work for Confined Space Operations and the legal requirement and importance of a Confined Space Rescue Plan.
This course is delivered within the framework of the National Occupational Standards for Confined Space Training.
Please Note: This Confined Space Entry Course includes the use of 15 minutes Emergency Escape Breathing Apparatus (Escape Set), but does NOT qualify personnel in the use of full breathing apparatus
Course Learning Outcomes and Competences, upon successful completion the candidate will be able to:
Prepare to enter and work safely in low and medium risk confined spaces
Enter and exit low and medium risk confined spaces safely
Prepare and use appropriate escape breathing apparatus in accordance with manufacturers' specifications
Use equipment and tools safely and in accordance with manufacturers' instructions
Follow procedures and work safely
Deal with emergencies
Use appropriate behaviour for working in low and medium risk confined spaces
Use appropriate knowledge for working in low and medium risk confined spaces
Apply relevant industry standards for working in low and medium risk confined spaces
Prepare to act as top person (safety attendant) for teams working in low and medium risk confined spaces (Top Person course only)
Oversee the safe entry to and exit of low and medium risk confined spaces(Top Person course only)
Monitor the work team to ensure procedures are followed(Top Person course only)
All candidates who successfully complete the course will receive a SOTA Training digital certificate for Confined Space Entry (Low & Medium Risk) & Top Person Course and a photo site card, valid for three years.
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