Confined Space & Difficult Access Course


One day Low/Medium risk Confined Space training course consisting of both theory and practical exercises relating to working in confined spaces.  This course will provide delegates with a thorough understanding of confined spaces, associated dangers and the ability to enter, work and leave safely by horizontal and / or vertical entry in line with the Confined Spaces Regulations (1997).



  • Assessment: written question paper and practical examination.
  • Course Duration: 1 day.
  • Revalidation period: Certification valid for 3  years.
  • Course cost: £210 INC VAT (£175 EX VAT)
      • Definition of confined space
      • Types of confined spaces
      • Primary hazards
      • Occupational exposure limits (OEL)
      • Gas monitors
      • Legislation
      • Confined Spaces Regulation 1997
      • Management of H&S Regulations 1999
      • Safe systems of work
      • Risk assessments
      • Safety Method statements
      • Permit to work
      • Before you start work
      • Top attendant
      • Safety equipment
  • Entering and exiting confined spaces
  • Use equipment and tools safely