Confined Spaces Initial and Refresher

Course Code
RII30809SC(Initial) & 0417CONFSP (Refresher)
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Creation
Department
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Chadstone
Course Duration
Part Time: Initially 2 days, Refresher Course 1 day
Course Cost
Initial: $400
Refresher $225.
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day)
Starting Date
Part Time:
  • On demand
Enquiries
Chadstone Campus
Phone: (03) 9251 3000
Fax: 1300 094 661 (att: Chadstone)
Email: chadrecept@gippstafe.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This course is aimed at people who are required to work within or near a confined space during the course of their daily employment.

What you will learn

In this course you will learn about:

  • OH&S Act 2004 - Duties of employers, employees, manufacturers and suppliers of plant and equipment
  • Definition of a Confined Space as determined by the Confined Spaces Code of Practice and Australian Standard AS 2865
  • Hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Entry permits
  • Atmospheric testing prior to entry and monitoring of oxygen and other gases using a gas detector
  • Correct wearing of rescue harness, rescue procedures and use of rescue equipment and breathing apparatus in a simulated rescue situation.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Entry Requirements

To undertake this course you must have a current first aid certificate.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute

Course Times

Confined Spaces Initial

Campus Time Date
Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 26, 27 February
Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 28, 29 April

 

Confined Spaces Refresher

Campus Time Date
Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 24 March
Chadstone 8.00pm-4.00pm 19 May