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Confined Space Safety



 

Module

Content covered

Unit standard coverage

What is a confined space?

  • Definition of a confined space
  • Different types of confined spaces
  • Examples of confined spaces
  • Relevant laws, codes and standards

US17599 and

US18426 Evidence of workplace application required

Confined space hazards

  • Why hazards arise in confined spaces
  • The hazards that make working in confined spaces dangerous
  • Serious harm that hazards can cause
  • Additional factors that can increase the risk of injury

US17599

and US18426 Evidence of workplace application required

Confined space hazard and risk assessment

  • Identifying hazards
  • Assessing risks
  • Risk reduction hierarchy

US17599 and

US18426 Evidence of workplace application required

Permits for confined space entry

  • Types of work permits and when to use them
  • Typical roles and responsibilities under a permit to work system
  • Processes to follow when applying for and receiving a permit, undertaking and completing the work

US17588 and US18426 Evidence of workplace application required

Other control measures for confined space entry

  • Planning and preparing for emergencies
  • Using continuous communication to monitor entry into confined spaces
  • Carrying out appropriate testing
  • Documentation and record keeping
  • Responsibilities and duties for different roles

US17599 and US18426 Evidence of workplace application required

 



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