RIIWHS202E Enter and Work in Confined Spaces

$200.00

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to enter and work in confined spaces in the resources and infrastructure industries.

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This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to enter and work in confined spaces in the resources and infrastructure industries.

It applies to those working in operational roles. They generally work under supervision to undertake a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures and take responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.

Duration: 8 Hours

Fees: Full payment is required upon booking to confirm your place and can be made via eftpos in person or over the phone.

Delivery: Face-to-Face

Assessment methods: Written Questions and Practical

  • enter and work in confined spaces on at least two occasions, including:

obtaining the required entry permit and instructions for performing work in confined spaces

interpreting and applying workplace procedures

applying tagging and lock out procedures

selecting, wearing and caring for personal protective equipment

using atmospheric monitoring devices prior to entering the confined space

entering the confined space

working in the confined space

using atmospheric monitoring devices during confined space activity

applying safe materials handling methods

exiting the confined space

removing tagging and lock out.

  • locate and apply relevant legislation, documentation, policies and procedures and confirm that the work activity is compliant
  • implement the requirements, procedures and techniques for entering and working in confined spaces
  • work effectively with others to enter and work in confined spaces in a way that meets all required outcomes
  • communicate clearly and concisely with others to receive and clarify work instructions and to determine coordination requirements prior to commencing and during work activities.

All candidates that successfully complete the course will be issued with a statement of attainment and wallet card for nationally recognised units of competency:

RIIWHS202E Enter & Work in Confined Spaces

  • Must have good verbal and written comprehension of the English language;
  • Must be able to enter and work in a confined space and on top of a platform (eg. no claustrophobia or fear of heights);
  • Must have good general health and fitness for practicals (entering and working within a confined space, ability to wear a harness and climb a ladder);
  • Must wear long sleeved shirt, long leg pants and steel cap boots;
  • Must hold a USI (unique student identifier) number.

General requirement information

This course is offered in-house at our premises in Kewdale, Western Australia. The course can also be delivered on-site at your location if preferred.