HFR Solutions Working in Medium Risk Confined Space

By HFR Solutions CIC | Event Date: 2 May 2019

Date of Next Course: Thursday 2nd May 2019

Venue: Fire Service Headquarters, Hessle - Nr Hull

Duration: 3 -4 Hours Pre-Course eLearning

                  1 Day Practical Training

HFR Solutions CIC Medium-Risk Confined Space comprehensive training course (1 Day course eLearning and 1 day practical) will upskill your site or off-based personnel and provide them with the skills and knowledge to work in medium risk confined space environments, operate a safe system of work and deliver a self-assisted rescue in a hazardous environment.

Delegates will receive a thorough understanding of the dangers of working in a Medium Risk confined space, especially where specified risks may be present. The course is a blend of theory and practical learning, working to National Occupational Standards and is designed to ensure your employees comply with the Confined Space Regulations 1997.

This Medium-Risk Confined Space training course forms part of the range of confined space training courses HFR Solutions CIC delivers; 

  • Low-Risk Confined space
  • Medium-Risk Confined Space
  • High-Risk Confined Space

Course Syllabus

The Medium-Risk Confined Space training course syllabus covers the following elements;

  • Recognition of confined spaces                                   
  • Dangers associated with classified confined space 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
  • Current confined Space Legislation                           
  • Course assessment and feedback

Delegates 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 the use of escape breathing apparatus in a hazardous environment.

Learning Outcomes

How will you and your delegates benefit?

The HFR Solutions Medium-Risk Confined Space training course syllabus outlines the expectations and demands required for working in spaces classified as medium-risk and delegates benefit by gaining a thorough understanding of;

  • Relevant confined space legislation - how industry legislation effects confined space working areas
  • Standards and guidance
  • Responsibilities of employees
  • Levels of competency required by employees and contractors
  • Specialised knowledge such as escape breathing apparatus and undertake self and assisted rescue plans
  • Rescue techniques for self and assisted rescue techniques
  • Equipment used for safely working in confined spaces

Upon successful completion of the Medium-Risk Confined Space Training Course, delegates will receive their certificate to confirm successful completion of the course.

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