This training is required for persons supervising confined space entry, employees entering and working within a confined space, and those persons tasked with assisting with the entry, but not actually entering themselves. Participants will learn technical information and skills necessary to recognize, evaluate, and control the unique health and safety hazards encountered with confined space entry work. Topics include: regulatory review, elements of confined space programs, confined space identification and evaluation, permit information, hazard recognition, atmospheric testing, hazard control (ventilation, cleaning and purging, fall protection and retrieval systems, non-entry rescue, etc.), personal protective equipment and entry equipment.
1 day, 8 am – 5 pm