Confined Spaces Training Courses

Learn how to work safely in confined spaces.

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Course Details – Confined Space Training

Course Background:

This course is designed for any personnel who are likely to be working in a confined space. Confined space refers to any place, including any vessel, tank, container, pit, bund, chamber, cellar or any other similar space which by virtue of its enclosed nature, creates conditions that give rise to a likelihood of an accident, harm or injury.


Course Options:

Classroom Course

Location: Blanchardstown Dublin

Max Capacity: 20 students


Social distancing in operation

Combined Course

Location: Online & Blanchardstown Dublin

Max Capacity: 20 students


Social distancing in operation

Online Course

Location: Online 

Max Capacity: Unlimited

Learn at your own pace at home

Upcoming Confined Space Training

Book your space in our upcoming confined spaces training courses.
Pay deposit today and full balance due on commencement of the course.

We regularly run Confined Spaces courses on-site in our Advanced Training facility in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. If you would rather have us come to your business to train your team please visit this link to enquire today.

We offer class-based training and virtual online training for working in Confined Spaces. Please choose the option that you prefer to book your place today.

Course Duration:

1 Day.


A maximum of 12 people.


On completion of this course, participants receive certification signed off by a qualified course instructor.

Important Note:

This is a physically demanding course and delegates must be deemed medically suitable by their employer.

Course Content:

  • Outcomes of the Confined Space Regulations 2001
  • Personal protection and hygiene requirements
  • Risk assessing residual hazards
  • Types of gaseous atmosphere, portable gas monitoring equipment and their use
  • The use of harness tripod / man-riding winch, fall arrest and safety line
  • The use of escape breathing apparatus as part of a self rescue procedure
  • Safe entry, working and exit procedures with respect to confined spaces
  • Emergency procedures and practical exercises
  • Knowledge and skill assessment exercises for planning, entering, working and exiting confined spaces using escape breathing apparatus as a part of the planned means for self rescue

Learning Outcomes:

Participants of this course will reach a high level of competence when working in confined spaces. This will allow them to asses hazards associated with confined spaces, plan rescue procedures and ensure that safe work practices are put in place.

This Course is Designed For:

Any person who needs to develop the essential underpinning skills and knowledge required to plan, enter, work and exit confined spaces including via a vertical shaft and where escape breathing apparatus is a part of the planned means of self rescue.

Training Methodology:

Courses are highly interactive with role-playing and practical exercises to reinforce understanding and learning.

What to Bring to This Course:

Participants should wear comfortable clothing for practical activities. Delegates should bring their own safety footwear, waterproof clothing, hard hat and working gloves for the practical exercises. The course is available using either compressed air breathing apparatus or chemical re-breather breathing apparatus as preferred by the client.