Confined Space Training Brisbane



RIIWHS202D – Enter and work in confined spaces


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1 Day


On-site at your workplace, or alternatively a suitable
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Enter and Work in Confined Spaces RIIWHS202D

A confined space is defined as ‘an enclosed or partially enclosed space which is not intended or designed primarily as a workplace’ it may have a restricted entry and exit, and/or an atmosphere which contains potentially harmful levels of a contaminant, unsafe levels of oxygen or may cause engulfment’.

This nationally recognised unit covers entering and working in confined spaces in the resources & infrastructure industries.

The target group of this course are construction workers working within Civil Construction, Coal Mining, Drilling, Extractive Industries and Metalliferous Mining Industry.

Course Content Includes –

Planning and preparing to work in confined spaces

  • Accessing, interpreting and applying procedures for confined space entry
  • Obtaining, confirming, clarifying and applying work instructions and safety requirements
  • Obtaining and confirming entry permits
  • Confirming and applying emergency response procedure with the stand-by person
  • Identifying, obtaining and implementing signage and barrier requirements
  • Selecting and checking tools and equipment for the tasks
  • Identifying, confirmation and applying environmental protection requirements
  • Positioning rescue equipment by the entry permit.

Working in confined space

  • Gaining access to confined space
  • Testing and monitoring atmosphere for hazardous elements
  • Correctly applying tagging and lock-out procedures
  • Entering confined space correctly
  • Maintaining ongoing communication with the stand-by person
  • Complying with the entry permit including monitoring and adhering to allocated entry time.

Exiting confined space

  • Exiting confined space correctly
  • Recovering tools, equipment and material
  • Conducting inspections of the confined space
  • Securing access to the confined space
  • Removing tagging and lock-outs
  • Accurately completing confined space entry permit

Cleaning up

  • Clearing work area and disposing or recycling materials
  • Cleaning, checking, maintaining and storing tools and equipment
  • Removing, cleaning and storing barriers and signs.

Delivery Method

Face to face delivery. The course involves a theory and practical assessment.

Pre-requisites / Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites, however participants must be able to converse and comprehend basic English.

What to bring

  • Government issued photo identification
  • Unique Student Identifier (USI)
  • Closed toe shoes


Upon successful completion, participants receive a wallet card and an electronic copy of Statement of Attainment.

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