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City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces – 6160-01

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Max Number of Delegates: 8

Duration: 1 Day

Length of Certification: N/A

Accreditation: City & Guilds

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Subject & Learning Outcomes

This course is not suitable for those who are expected to enter a confined space. Please view our Medium Risk course. This course will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to understand the dangers of a confined space. Participants will be able to understand more about confined spaces and be aware of what represents a confined space.

Training conditions are simulated to a construction work environment in which:

  • The minimum entry requirement is a good understanding of spoken and written English

  • Course manual, notepads, etc. are provided

Training/Assessment and Testing:

Candidates will be continuously assessed and will have to complete an end-of-course multiple-choice test.
Successful training and test outcomes from this training will result in an In House certificate.


COTS Llandarcy, or Client Site with suitable facilities.

Course Content

  • Introduction and registration

  • Relevant Legislation

  • Facts and figures regarding confined spaces accidents

  • The consequences of failure

  • Health and Safety Law

  • Overview of Common and Statutory obligations, discussion on the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and associated regulations, particular attention to Confined Spaces Regulations 1997 and their relationship to other regulations

  • Confined Spaces Regulation 1997

  • Definitions

  • Duties

  • Risk Assessment

  • Preventing the need for entry

  • Safe working in confined spaces

  • Emergency procedure

  • Short exercise to practice principles of risk assessment and controls.

  • The purpose and use of tripods and man riding winches

  • Theory Test

  • Feedback and close

For course dates and prices, contact us today on 01792 587250

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