This course is intended for any personnel that will be working around confined spaces or who will assist in the creation of a confined space program. It will outline the requirements of a confined space program. Participants will look at examples of confined spaces and identify hazards associated with them. Examples of hazard assessments, Entry procedures and Permits will be explained.
Price: $145.00 / person.
Course Length: 4 hours
Method of course delivery:
90% Real Time Virtual Training
10% Student Exercises
Texts and Equipment Provided:
- Course workbook
- Back up PDF links to Courses material (OHS Regulations, OHS Regulatory Guidelines)
- PDF’s of group exercises to be performed in breakout sessions.
- PDF’s final test.
- Wallet certificate
- Computer or laptop
- Internet connection
Upon successful completion a 3 Year Certificate will be issued.
Confined Space Entry Awareness, Developed by Envirosafety Confined Space Equipment Inc., ©2013
*Provisional certification: This course requires the participant to demonstrate their competency by performing live exercises. During the COVID-19 pandemic a provisional certificate will be issued under these conditions:
a. For students who have completed a competency assessment by Envirosafety in the past 3 years, a 1-year certification extension will be issued after completing the virtual course.
b. For students who have not completed a competency assessment by Envirosafety, a 3-year certification will be issued requiring them to work under the direct supervision of a trained and qualified supervisor.
c. For students who complete the hands-on competency component within 6 months, a full certification will be issued upon completion. 3-year certification calculated from the virtual leaning date.
100% Written Test (passing score is 70%)
Topics of Instruction:
- Confined Space Fatalities
- OH&S Regulations
- Identifying confined spaces
- Confined Space Program
- Hazard assessment process
- Atmospheric Hazard classifications
- Atmospheric testing requirements
- Entry Procedures
- Gas testing requirements
- Venting, purging, inerting requirements
- Lockout/isolation requirements
- Entry permits
- Stand-by persons
- Rescue requirements