Confined Space Training
This course is designed for large and small
staffs of "Confined Space" workers. Within this one course,
students will be trained in the three (3) levels of Confined Space Entry ‑ Attendants, Authorized Entrants, and
Entry Supervisors level.
This training is to ensure safe entry,
proper support for entrants and safe management of workers within Confined spaces, task completion and safe exit
of employees within Confined Spaces.
This eight-hour, hands-on training course covers pre-entry, permit required confined spaces, confined space
operations, and potential hazards. Meets requirements of the revised OSHA 29 CFR 1910.146
The employer shall provide training so that
all employees whose work is regulated by this section acquire the understanding, knowledge, and skills necessary
for the safe performance of the duties assigned under this section.
Training shall be provided to each affected
Before the employee is first assigned duties
under this section;
Before there is a change in assigned
Whenever there is a change in permit space
operations that presents a hazard about which an employee has not previously been trained;
Whenever the employer has reason to believe
either that there are deviations from the permit space entry procedures required by paragraph (d)(3) of this
section or that there are inadequacies in the employee's knowledge or use of these procedures.
The training shall establish employee
proficiency in the duties required by this section and shall introduce new or revised procedures, as necessary,
for compliance with this section.
The employer shall certify that the training
required by paragraphs (g)(1) through (g)(3) of this section has been accomplished. The certification shall
contain each employee's name, the signatures or initials of the trainers, and the dates of training. The
certification shall be available for inspection by employees and their authorized
Rescue and emergency
An employer who designates rescue and
emergency services, pursuant to paragraph (d)(9) of this section, shall:
Train affected employees to perform assigned
rescue duties. The employer must ensure that such employees successfully complete the training required to
establish proficiency as an authorized entrant, as provided by paragraphs (g) and (h) of this
Train affected employees in basic first-aid
and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The employer shall ensure that at least one member of the rescue team
or service holding a current certification in first aid and CPR is available; and
Ensure that affected employees practice
making permit space rescues at least once every 12 months, by means of simulated rescue operations in which they
remove dummies, manikins, or actual persons from the actual permit spaces or from representative permit spaces.
Representative permit spaces shall, with respect to opening size, configuration, and accessibility, simulate the
types of permit spaces from which rescue is to be performed.