Confined Space Training OSHA
This course is designed for large and
small staffs of "Confined Space" workers. Within this one course,
students will be trained in the three (3) levels of Confined Space Entry ‑ Attendants, Authorized Entrants, and
Entry Supervisors level.
This training is to ensure safe entry,
proper support for entrants and safe management of workers within Confined spaces, task completion and safe exit
of employees within Confined Spaces.
This eight-hour, hands-on training course covers pre-entry, permit required confined spaces, confined space
operations, and potential hazards. Meets requirements of the revised OSHA 29 CFR 1910.146
The employer shall provide training so
that all employees whose work is regulated by this section acquire the understanding, knowledge, and skills
necessary for the safe performance of the duties assigned under this section.
Training shall be provided to each
Before the employee is first assigned
duties under this section;
Before there is a change in assigned
Whenever there is a change in permit space
operations that presents a hazard about which an employee has not previously been trained;
Whenever the employer has reason to
believe either that there are deviations from the permit space entry procedures required by paragraph (d)(3) of
this section or that there are inadequacies in the employee's knowledge or use of these
The training shall establish employee
proficiency in the duties required by this section and shall introduce new or revised procedures, as necessary,
for compliance with this section.
The employer shall certify that the
training required by paragraphs (g)(1) through (g)(3) of this section has been accomplished. The certification
shall contain each employee's name, the signatures or initials of the trainers, and the date(s) of training. The
certification shall be available for inspection by employees and their authorized
Rescue and emergency
An employer who designates rescue and
emergency services, pursuant to paragraph (d)(9) of this section, shall:
Train affected employees to perform
assigned rescue duties. The employer must ensure that such employees successfully complete the training required
to establish proficiency as an authorized entrant, as provided by paragraphs (g) and (h) of this
Train affected employees in basic
first-aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The employer shall ensure that at least one member of the
rescue team or service holding a current certification in first aid and CPR is available; and
Ensure that affected employees practice
making permit space rescues at least once every 12 months, by means of simulated rescue operations in which they
remove dummies, manikins, or actual persons from the actual permit spaces or from representative permit spaces.
Representative permit spaces shall, with respect to opening size, configuration, and accessibility, simulate the
types of permit spaces from which rescue is to be performed.