Course Catalogue – Confined Space Entry

Objectives

Participants will define WorkSafe BC regulations and confined space, describe the confined space entry program identify confined spaces, develop safe work procedures, describe hazards of confined space, define the permit system, define ventilation, describe lock-out and isolation, describe the Safety Watch role in confined space rescue, perform the duties of the Safety Watch.

Prerequisites
Ability to speak and understand English and communicate over a 2 way radio

Topics Covered

  • Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Regulations
  • Confined Space Entry Program
  • Safe Work Procedures
  • Hazards of Confined Space
  • The Permit System
  • Ventilation
  • Lock-Out and isolation
  • Theory of CSE Rescue
  • Duties of the Safety Watch

Length of Course
8 hours (1 day)

Training Materials Provided
Manual and handouts

Certificate
Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a Confined Space Entry certificate valid for 3 years.