SAFE ENTRY INTO CONFINED SPACES

This practical course is designed for operatives who have little or no experience in supporting trenches and shafts.

You’ll learn the safest excavation and trenching techniques, in line with current legislation, and how to overcome problems caused by the weather, different soil types and groundwater.

Cost: Check rate to open course list
Duration: 1day
Location: Banbury
Dates: Various
Funding: see Grants and funding below
Mandatory entry requirements: See Mandatory entry requirements below

Course Content

You will learn about:

  • Legislation
  • Confined spaces
  • A safe atmosphere
  • Safety equipment
  • Breathing apparatus saving sets
  • Safe methods of work, including permits to work
  • Hygiene
 
 

Teaching and Assessment

  • Classroom-based tutorials and practicals.

Qualifications

  • Act ltd certificate or SQA qualification.

Mandatory Entry requirements

  • You will need a reasonable level of mobility and the ability to lift and move loads.
  • You will also need a good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area. 

SPECIAL OFFERS

You can view our current special offers here, including NVQ course offers and Site Safety Plus offers.

NVQ ASSESMENTS

Our professional and friendly construction training specialists are certain to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary for you to take your career further.

NPORS TRAINING

National Plant Operators Registration Scheme provides appropriate training and assessments to employers in the construction, utilities, distribution and many more.

GENERAL H&S

With over 20 years worth of industry experience, Apple Construction Training Ltd provide Health and Safety Training to some of the UK’s largest and most accomplished companies.