Confined Space High Risk – City and Guilds 6160-03

Confined Space High Risk – City and Guilds 6160-03

Safety Training

Confined Space High Risk – City and Guilds 6160-03

Course Date(s) 21st August 2023 , 18th September 2023 , 23rd October 2023 , 20th November 2023 , 11th December 2023 , 25th September 2023

Pre requisite Information for Course
18 years +
Reasonable level of Health, Fitness and Aptitude
No Facial Hair

Progression for Learners-
1.City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Direct Emergency Rescue and Recovery of Casualties from Confined Space – City and Guilds 6160-07
2. Managing of Risk for Confined Space Working

3 Day Course
June 19th 20th 21st
July 17th 18th 19th
August 21st 22nd 23rd
September 18th 19th 20th
Oct 23rd 24th 25th
Nov 20th 21st 22nd
Dec 11th 12th 13th

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This course is designed to meet the requirements for working safely in confined spaces in line with the Confined Space Regulations 2001, code of practice 2010 along with other key legislation.

Course Content:

Learning Outcomes To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with confined space working in high risk areas. They will be trained to understand how to safely select, use, visually inspect and maintain confined space equipment including full working compressed air breathing apparatus, enter and work safely in high risk confined spaces and act on an emergency ensuring that arrangements are in place. This will include:

  • Prepare to enter and work safely in high risk confined spaces
  • Enter and exit confined spaces safely
  • Prepare and use full working breathing apparatus in accordance with manufacturers’ specifications
  • Use equipment and tools safely and in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions
  • Follow procedures and work safely
  • Deal with emergencies
  • Use appropriate behaviour for working in high risk confined spaces
  • Use appropriate industry knowledge for working in high risk confined Spaces
  • Apply relevant industry standards for working in high risk confined spaces

Course Content

  • Introduction to course
  • Health and safety overview
  • Confined space regulations
  • Hazardous Environments
  • Gas and environment monitoring
  • Risk assessments and Method Statements
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Safety equipment
  • Respiratory Protective Equipment (Escape breathing apparatus and full working breathing apparatus/airline)
  • Safe entry procedures
  • Safe working procedures
  • Safe exit procedures
  • Emergency arrangements
  • Practical exercise
  • Company/industry specific confined space policy and procedures.

Delivery Method A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and Presentation/demonstrations, practical application and question and answer paper. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

Course Duration

3 days (22 hours). For delegates with no confined space experience 4 days will be required

Number of Delegates



City & Guilds High Risk certificate

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