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Confined Space Renewables

Course Code CS07-0

Course Cost: £363 + Vat Per Delegate | £2904 + Vat Closed Course

Forthcoming Course Dates

Training Course Information

This course provides a complete insight into confined spaces within the renewables sector

Date of Next Course: Upon receipt

Venue: Immingham West, Fire Station, Immingham

Duration: Two Days

Book Your Working In Confined Space Renewables Training Course with HFR Solutions CIC

Course Benefits

To give individuals a thorough understanding of the dangers of working in the Renewable Sector Medium Risk confined spaces, where there may be a Specified Risk present. The course is a blend of theory and practical learning, working to National Occupational Standards and is designed to ensure personnel comply with the Confined Space Regulations 1997.

Renewables Confined Space Training | HFR Solutions CIC delivers medium risk confined space training for renewables & offshore wind organisationsDelegates will gain the skills and knowledge to work in medium risk confined space, operate a Safe System of Work, and carry out self and assisted rescue including use of Escape Breathing Apparatus in a hazardous environment.

  • Current confined space legislation                           
  • Recognition of confined spaces                                   
  • Dangers associated with these areas                           
  • Hazardous atmospheres                                               
  • Use of multi gas monitors                                           
  • Human respiratory system                                           
  • Risk assessments                                                          
  • Permits to Work                                                            
  • Safe systems of work for entry into confined space    
  • Methods of communication
  • Disease and personal hygiene associated with confined spaces
  • Use of self contained escape breathing apparatus
  • Emergency procedures on/off-shore
  • Rescue and recovery of casualties
  • Course assessment & feedback

Practical Exercises

Practical based exercises include:

  • Usage of an escape set
  • Casualty rescue
  • Self evacuation
  • Importance of communications
  • Taking gas monitoring readings
  • Delegates assessing changing conditions

Undertaking your daily duties in medium risk confined spaces, in a safe working environment and controlled manner requires a thorough understanding of the entry points, dangers and hazards these environments present. HFR Solutions CIC Confined Space Renewables training course will ensure your confined space workers feel comfortable, confident and capable for working in these environments.

Confined Space Equipment & Personal Protection

For any maintenance or infrastructure work undertaken within a confined space environment, it is essential that the correct equipment is always used to ensure you comply to relevant health and safety legalisation, project work is undertaken in a controlled environment and providing the employee or contractor with the confidence to undertake their work in a safe manner. Essential equipment for confined space working should include:

PPE (helmet, gloves, harness, RPE etc)
Communications (radios)
Multi gas monitors
Portable lighting (Intrinsically Safe/ATEX Approved)
Entry and exit logs
Breathing apparatus (Escape sets/Airline/SCBA)

Learning Outcomes

HFR Solutions CIC Confined Space Renewables comprehensive two-day training course will upskill your employees and provide them with the skills and knowledge to work in a medium risk confined space, operate a safe system of work, be able to deliver a self assisted rescue in a hazardous environment. Delegates who attend will benefit from the following learner outcomes;

  • Upskilled employees and contractors - Better knowledge and confidence for working in confined space environments
  • Rescue techniques - Will be able to apply appropriate rescue techniques
  • Better prepared - Delegates will be able to identify confined space entry points and implement safer systems of work
  • Specialist knowledge - Such as how to operate an escape set
  • Equipment use - Understand how to operate a multi-gas detector
  • Able to apply safe systems of work - Implement best practice procedures
  • Increased capabilities - qualified employees and contractors
  • Legislation - Hold a better insight into legalisation associated with confined space working

Relevant Legislation

For any members of staff, contractors or employess undertaking project or infrastructure work within a confined space environment, we would suggest reviewing currently legalisation and how it maybe effect your organisation;

Confined Space Regulations 1997

Confined Spaces within machinery

  • Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER)
  • Workplace (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regulations 1992
  • Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998

Equipment required before entering a confined space

  • Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 2002
  • Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992

Risk Assessment

  • Management of Health & Safety at Work regulations 1992

Useful Confined Space Links