Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces

Code: WUK01-6160-01
Duration: 1 Day Course
Price (Per Person):
For persons nominated to work in or at confined spaces where work has been assessed and classified as NC1 (Low Risk) under the Water UK scheme and who require pre-assessment training to prepare them for assessment in City & Guilds (NOS) 6160-01.

Learning Outcomes / Course Content

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

  • Verify a Confined Space as NC1 (Low Risk) category
  • Verify the necessary permissions and control for work at NC1 (Low Risk) category Confined Spaces
  • Use and interpret gas monitors and recognise problem atmospheres
  • Organise and use safe working procedures for given tasks at NC1 (Low Risk) Confined Spaces
  • React positively to alarms and emergency situations

Training Information:

Comprises one day of training and assessment. Candidates should bring their own safety footwear, coveralls, hard hat and gloves for the practical exercises.
Health Standard - this course makes use of all equipment and includes practical exercises in confined spaces simulations. This is a physical demanding course and delegates must be deemed medically suited, an honesty health questionnaire or fitness statement signature will be required.

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.

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