Control Entry Arrangements For Confined Spaces (Non Entrant)

Code: WUK04-6160-04
Duration: 3 Day Course
Price (Per Person):
Description: This course is designed for the entry controller / top person who controls entry and arrangements for confined spaces, and who requires pre-assessment training to prepare them for assessment in City & Guilds (NOS) 6160-04.

The course includes duties of the entry controller, pre-entry procedures, entry into and exit from the confined space, maintaianing communications and initiating and controlling emergency procedures.

Learning Outcomes / Course Content

A review of the requirements of the Confined Spaces Regulations 1997 leads to an understanding of how to:

  • Implement procedures for teams working in confined spaces
  • Control safe entry and exit to the confined space
  • Monitor the work team to ensure procedures are followed
  • Control emergency situations
  • Uhderstand health and safety and environmental legislation
  • Understand standard protocols for work in confined spaces
  • Understand entry control duties and responsibilities
  • Understand equipment checks and testing required

Training Information:

Comprises two days of training and one day of assessment. Candidates should bring their own safety footwear, coveralls, hard hat and gloves for the practical exercises.
This course makes use of all equipment and includes practical exercises in confined space simulations. This is a physically demanding course and delegates must be deemed medically suited by a medical practitioner or occupational nurse.

This qualification does not give certified competency as an Overseer of Work, the New additional Unit 6160-06 will be required if the nominated person wishes to obtain the Management of Work Occupational Standard Qualification.


Training Certification:
City & Guilds question papers and practical assessment observation checklists will be submitted upon assessment completion and certificates will be issued subject to final verification. There will be an additional charge of £35 per candidate.

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