- There are no prerequisites needed to attend this course.
- CEUs: 0.8
- CEU Requirements: 100% attendance for the course.
- Completion of IACET Registration Form
- Active participation in all class exercises
- As applicable, achievement of minimum passing score on required end-of-course examination
- Participation and submittal of end-of-course evaluation form
- Any individual who may work around confined spaces, specifically if working in these fields: Construction: Private, Industrial, Commercial, Heavy Road General Industry: Manufacturing, Petrochemical, Oil and Gas, Utility
8-Hour Confined Space Entry/Attendant/Supervisor Training
The Confined Space Operations course is a comprehensive training program designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and effectively work in confined spaces. This course focuses on the potential hazards and specific protocols associated with confined space entry and operations.
During the course, participants will learn about the characteristics of confined spaces, including their limited entry and exit points, restricted ventilation, and the potential presence of hazardous substances. They will gain an understanding of the importance of proper planning, preparation, and communication when working in confined spaces.
The training will cover topics such as hazard identification, atmospheric monitoring, ventilation techniques, and emergency response procedures. Participants will also learn about the use of personal protective equipment (PPE), rescue equipment, and the roles and responsibilities of team members involved in confined space operations.
Through a combination of classroom instruction, hands-on exercises, and scenario-based simulations, participants will develop the necessary skills to assess and control confined space hazards, implement safety measures, and respond effectively in emergency situations. The course will emphasize the importance of teamwork, communication, and adherence to established safety protocols.
By successfully completing the Confined Space Operations course, individuals will be equipped with the knowledge and competence to work safely in confined spaces, mitigating the risks associated with these challenging work environments and ensuring the well-being of themselves and their colleagues.