Our Confined Space Training is designed for any personnel that either work in a confined space area or operate breathing apparatus in a confined space.

Participants in the course will learn everything surrounding confined space safety, including hazard identification, risk management and required permits to work.

Confined Space Caution Sign S 07013 Day training Includes:

- Enter and Work in Confined Spaces RIIWHS202D

- Gas Test Atmospheres MSMWHS217

- Operate Breathing Apparatus MSMWHS216



Legislation and Safe Work Practices

-  WH&S Legislation

-  Confined Space Definition as per Regulations, Australian Standards and Codes of Practice.


Review Assess Risk

-  Risk Assessment and Hierarchy of Control

-  Developing Site Procedures and Safe Work Methods (SWMS, JSA’s)

-  WH&S, Hazard, Accident or Incident Reports


Plan and Prepare 

-  Work instructions, including plans, specifications and operational details relevant to the tasks;

              -  Confined Space Rescue Plans and Entry Permits

-  Safety requirements and organisational policies and procedures, and how they apply to the allotted task

-  Selection of tools and equipment to carry out tasks that are consistent with the requirements of the job

-  Checking for serviceability and rectifying or reporting any faults


Safe Entry, Work and Exit of the Confined Space

-  Adhering to confined space entry processes and procedure requirements

-  Communication

-  Designated work in confined space complies with entry permit requirements


Emergency Procedures and Response

-  Responding to emergency situations and communication of incident details


Gas Detection

-  Atmosphere is tested and monitored for harmful elements in accordance with organisations procedures.

-  Maintaining equipment in accordance with legislative requirements.


Breathing Protection

-  Breathing Apparatus - selection, inspection, use and care of equipment

-  Use in emergency situations

-  Gases 



The program involves an extensive practical skills development module in a simulated or real workplace and include a confined space rescue practical.



Course duration is 3 days (approx 24 hours total). 7:30am-3:30pm each day.





Physical ability to successfully complete practical tasks and assessments


Language, literacy and numeracy skills are required at a level to read, complete, interpret and communicate workplace documentation relevant to working at heights. 


THEORY – including presentations, demonstrations and group discussions

PRACTICAL – using equipment in simulated or real workplace environment



Students are assessed based on a multiple choice and short answer written assessment as well as observation of practical skills.



Upon successful completion a Statement of Attainment and Wallet Card will be issued for:

-  RIIWHS202D - Enter and Work in Confined Spaces

-  MSMWHS217 - Gas Test Atmospheres

-  MSMWHS216 - Operate Breathing Apparatus


We also offer a 2-Day or refresher Confined Spaces courses:

 Enter and Work in Confined Spaces - RIIWHS202D - 2 day course includes Gas Test Atmosphere MSMWHS217

 Enter and Work in Confined Spaces - RIIWHS202D - 1 day course refresher


To enquire about our Confined Space Entry Training call 1300 663 195 or fill in the Contact Us form.