Confined Space Awareness OLE



Our Confined Space training online provides better cost savings and more flexibility than in-class training. This confined space awareness course will guide you and your employees through every step of the learning process. After successfully completing the course, you will be provided with a 2-year confined space certificate and all the knowledge you need to protect employees and ensure safety. Here is a list of the topics covered in this course:

  • Confined Spaces
  • Confined Space Program
  • Confined Space Hazard Assessments
  • Confined Space Entry Plans
  • Confined Space Entry Permit
  • Confined Space Controls
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • On-Site Rescue

Who Needs Confined Space Training?

A worker who must enter a confined space as a part of his or her job requirement should be well-educated in the procedures and safety protocol set forth for confined spaces. This might include:

  • Supervisors
  • Safety Attendants
  • Rescue Workers
  • Employees Who Work Within Confined Spaces

Confined spaces might be just a “part of the job,” but they should also be treated with caution and respect. This course can help to protect the lives and safety of your employees!

Course Outline

Confined Spaces

  • Not designed for human occupancy
  • Atmospheric hazard, oxygen deficiency / enrichment, sour gas (H2S), methane (CH4), carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Limited access or egress

Confined Space Program

  • Identification of confined spaces, hazard assessments, entry plans, rescue plans, training, entry permits

Confined Space Hazard Assessment

  • Formal documentation by competent person
  • Oxygen, flammable, toxic, biological, chemical, physical, surfaces, mechanical, electrical, thermal, engulfment, hot work

Confined Space Entry Plans

  • Duties of workers, contractors, management and attendants
  • Rescue procedures, communication & equipment
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Lockout and Tagout
  • Ventilation, purging and inerting
  • Atmospheric testing

Confined Space Entry Permit

  • Description of work Hazards & how to control, duration of permit Testing for toxic gases PPE & rescue equipment inventory Record of entry and exit

Confined Space Controls

  • Testing, monitoring, calibration
  • Ventilation, inerting, purging
  • Lockout / Tagout of energy
  • Control of material movement
  • Training

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Attending worker, entrant, supervisor

On-Site Rescue

  • Training, equipment, plan, retrieval system, tripod.