Confined Space Awareness

Our 4-hour online course covers core elements of a confined space program and how to manage these spaces. It is designed to provide supervisors, entrants, and attendants with the knowledge required to understand confined spaces so they can plan and carry out necessary work safely. WorkSafeBC regulation requires any employer who has confined spaces to provide employees with awareness training.

Goals and Objectives
  • Understanding of what is a confined space.
  • Knowledge of Legislation and due diligence.
  • Knowledge of Confined Space Hazards and Hazard Controls.
  • Knowledge of Confined Space Permit.
  • Knowledge of when to have an Emergency/Rescue Plan.
Topics
  • Safety introduction
  • Typical hazards
  • Controls and PPE
  • Confined space permits
  • Monitoring someone working in a confined space
  • Principles and critical steps in a confined space rescue
Audience

The knowledge and skills acquired in Confined Space Awareness is applicable to all sized employers within BC’s manufacturing industry. 

Online Learning

Register for Joint Health and Safety Committee training online through our Learning Centre. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accessible from any computer, laptop, tablet with internet access.

Training Bundle

Choose the JHSC Training Bundle for more than 8 hours of combined Joint Health & Safety Committee essentials online training, including:

  • Joint Health and Safety
  • Workplace Inspections
  • Incident Investigation

Interested in Confined Space Awareness training?

If you would like to learn more about this training please contact us at 604.795.9595 or fill out our form.

A representative from the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC will be in touch to arrange training for you.