Confined Space Training

Confined Space Training

February 7, 2020 all-day
H&I Training Facility
150 Mersey Road Bringellly NSW 2556
0418 182 542

RIIWHS202D – Enter and Work in Confined Space

CS – Includes RIIWHS201D – Work Safely and follow WHS policies and procedures Includes RIIRIS201D – Conduct Local Risk Control Includes MSMWHS217 – Gas Test Atmospheres

Foundation Skills Required

This section describes those language, literacy, numeracy and employment skills that are essential to performance. Further information is available in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package Companion Volume.

ReadingIdentifies and interprets information from workplace procedures, documentation, legislation and regulations
NumeracyUses equipment operating capacity schedule to confirm safe weight load limits

Course Outline

1 Plan and prepare for working in confined space
1.1 Access, interpret and apply procedures for confined space entry and the environmental management plan and ensure the work activity is compliant
1.2 Obtain, confirm, clarify and apply work instructions and agreed procedure
1.3 Obtain, confirm, clarify and apply safety requirements
1.4 Obtain and confirm authorisation (entry permit) meets regulatory requirements
1.5 Confirm the emergency response procedure is with the stand-by person and understood
1.6 Identify, obtain and implement signage and barrier requirements
1.7 Select tools and equipment for the tasks, check for serviceability and rectify or report any faults
1.8 Identify, confirm and apply the environmental protection requirements
1.9 Position rescue equipment by the entry permit

2 Work in confined space
2.1 Gain access to confined space
2.2 Ensure that the atmosphere is tested and monitored for harmful elements
2.3 Correctly apply tagging and lock-out procedures
2.4 Enter the confined space correctly
2.5 Maintain ongoing communication with the stand-by person
2.6 Comply with entry permit requirements
2.7 Monitor and adhere to allocated entry time

3 Exit confined space
3.1 Exit confined space correctly
3.2 Recover tools, equipment and materials
3.3 Conduct inspection of the confined space
3.4 Secure access to the confined space
3.5 Remove tagging and lock-out
3.6 Accurately complete confined space entry permit

4 Clean up
4.1 Clear work area and dispose of or recycle materials
4.2 Clean, check, maintain and store tools and equipment
4.3 Remove, clean and store barriers and signs

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