Confined Space Entry - Basic

1 Day

Max Students:

Designed for:



Pre-entry Requirements:
Fitness to Participate declaration
Sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills to complete the course
Safety footwear, Long sleeves and long pants
USI that can be verified to ensure release of Statement of Attainment

This training course is designed for people already employed who may be required to work in or around confined spaces, but not to act as a standby person, issue work permits, perform confined space rescue nor undertake gas testing.


Specific skills are required to achieve the performance criteria in this course these are as follows:

  • Acts, Regulations and Australian Standards
  • Identifying Confined Spaces
  • Risk Identification and Assessments
  • Risk Mitigation and Controls
  • Applying for Permit
  • Preparing for permit work and accesing and undertaking work in confined space
  • Confined Space Safety Equipment & PPE
  • Concluding confined space work and permit

Practical skills:

Conducting risk assessment and entering confined space under issued permit

Units of Competency

MSMWHS201 Conduct hazard analysis

MSMPER200 Work in accordance with an issued permit

MSMPER205 Enter confined space

Assessment of this course is through written assessment and observation of students carrying out a range of practical activities involving entering confined spaces under issued permit.

Delivery Method:
Classroom theory via PowerPoint or the issued learner resource including use of audio-visual material and practical activities involving entering confined spaces under issued permit.

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