confined space entry attendant training

Confined Space Entry / Attendant

Course Outline

Too often, workers are exposed to unnecessary hazards due to poor work practices in confined spaces, either because they are unfamiliar with the dangers, are ill-trained, or have access to improper or obsolete safety equipment.

This course has been designed for learners to understand more about confined space safe work practices, including hazards management and compliance with regulation 632/05 of the Province of Ontario, Federal regulation SOR 86-304, and industry standards CSA Z1006 regarding work in confined spaces.

Course Topics

  • 632/05 Ontario & SOR 86-304.11 Canadian federal regulations
  • Properly identifying confined space
  • Coordination, Entry & Rescue plans
  • Hazard assessment & Control measures
  • Physical & Atmospheric hazards
  • Oxygen levels, Hydrogen sulphide, Carbon monoxide & Combustible gases
  • TWA, STEL & IDHL concepts
  • Gas Detection: Fresh air zero, Bump test & Calibration
  • Ventilation & Air changes
  • PPE & Equipment inspection
  • Role & Responsibilities: Entrant, Attendant & Rescuers
  • Record keeping

Is this course for me?

This course is applicable for anyone whose work necessitates them to enter or supervise a worker entering a confined space, including employees, managers and supervisors. The course is designed as an introduction to work in confined spaces and therefore no pre-requisite training is needed.