Oilfield Training Center

Course Details

Confined Space Entry





This course is designed for people who work in or around confined spaces. The course can be tailored to suit your company’s specific training requirements focusing on the safety procedures and practical scenarios relevant to your particular confined space operations. While there is a standard set of learning outcomes for the course, we understand that the context and environment in which the learning is applied is varied


On completion of the course, the delegates will:

  • Identify and control confined space hazards
  • Work safely within confined spaces
  • Complete relevant risk assessment and work plans
  • Issue entry permits for confined space operations
  • Operate various confined space safety equipment
  • Test gas levels
  • Discharge the obligations of standby person and supervise confined space operations
  • Undertake basic confined space retrieval

Course Competency Assessment


  • The need for risk assessment
  • Identify confined spaces
  • Hazard identification processes
  • Roles and responsibility of management and employees
  • Risk assessment and hierarchy of hazards controls
  • Issue confined space work permits
  • Lockout and tag out methods of isolation
  • Atmospheric monitoring and gas detection
  • Practical entry into confined space
  • Safety and emergency procedures

Course Format

  • PowerPoint presentation
  • Practical examples
  • Discussion/Class exercises
  • Hand-outs


Equipment Required


Designed For

Any personnel involved with confined spaces work or potential rescuers