1300 227 354

Safe Working in a Confined Space



The objective of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge surrounding in the requirements of the Work Health and Safety Act & Regulations 2011, Code of Practice – Confined Space 2021, and AS/NZS 2865-2009: Safe Working in a Confined Space, to enable them to work safely in confined spaces.

Participants are guided through recognition of typical hazardous conditions relating to confined spaces.

Armed with the knowledge to identify potential hazards, participants learn how to assess a task, control the hazards and develop and implement safe work practices.

Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
Safe Working in a Confined Space 16 August 2022 08:00 am - 04:30 pm 7/231 Holt Street Pinkenba 4008 4 $330.00
Safe Working in a Confined Space 22 September 2022 08:00 am - 04:30 pm 7/231 Holt Street Pinkenba 4008 6 $330.00
Target AudienceLearning OutcomesLearning MethodsProgram BenefitsContent
This course is designed for personnel who may be required to: 

• Design, modify or conduct works on or in confined spaces
• Are involved in processes to identify or conduct risk assessments on confined spaces
• Enter or work within confined spaces
• Undertake the role of the standby person
• Participate in confined space rescue or emergency procedures

Pre-requisite Units Include:

• MSMPER205 Enter Confined Space [Pre-req: MSMPER200 Work in accordance with an issued permit]

Additional Information:
Training and assessment involves moderate to high physical activity.  Learners are required to be able to freely walk, bend and twist and be familiar with typical workplace risk and safety protocols.

Participants must possess basic literacy and numeracy skills, contact a member of our team to discuss your training needs further on 1300 227 354.
  • On successful completion of all theory and practical assessments, participants will be issued a Statement of Attainment with the following units of competency:
  • MSMPER205 - Enter confined space
  • MSMPER200 - Work in accordance with an issued permit
  • MSMWHS217 - Gas test atmospheres

The assessment for this programme has been designed to assess a person’s competence in accordance with the Manufacturing Training Package (MSA07), AS2865:2009 and the proprietary requirements of the organisation or workplace. The assessment will consist of both a written and practical components.
Delivery Mode:
• 1 Day program
• Classroom based
• Our Pinkenba Training facility (free parking) OR On-site Workplace Training
• Delivery consists of face to face and practical simulations

• Individuals: $330 per person
• Groups: Quotation available upon request

Brisbane, Perth, Gladstone, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba and various locations/worksites as required.

Please call us on 1300 227 354 to enquire about our upcoming courses or to discuss your group training needs.  

  • Upon successful completion of this course, each participant will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework
  • Learners cover the duties of confined space operators, standby personnel and rescue crews all of these are presented in a combination of classroom and practical activities
  • The following topics will be covered in detail :
  • Overview of AS2865:2009 & State Legislation
  • Outline the legislation requirements for confined spaces
  • Written Authorisations (Permits) for entry into a confined space
  • Demonstrate rescue procedures
  • Recognise the need for Atmospheric Testing & Monitoring
  • Toxic contaminants & Workplace Exposure Standards
  • Recognise the need for fire prevention and equipment required for fire suppression