• Course level: Intermediate

About Course

Working in Confined Spaces e-learning course will educate the trainee on how to work safely and follow safe systems of work.


Incidents in Confined spaces are even today the cause for many fatal accidents and injuries. Confined spaces injuries are considered to be some of the most serious incidents in the industry; for this reason, there is a great attention given to safe confined space entry.

Incident investigations reveal that workers often do not recognize or anticipate the unforeseen hazards. This course is designed to give a sound understanding of the requirements for confined space entry.

Learning Outcomes:

Types of Confined Space and Classifications.
• Enclosed Space Entry Procedures.
• Types and importance of ventilation.
• Atmosphere testing and monitoring.
• Space preparation for entry.
• Rescue arrangements and resuscitation equipment at the entrance.
• Supervisory control and experienced person in attendance at the entrance.
• Communication arrangements between the supervisor and entrants.
• Safe access and illumination.
• Personal protective equipment.
• Permit to Work.
• Training requirements for Confined Space Entry.
• Emergency Drills.
• Actions by Emergency Rescue Team in the event of an emergency.


The course has been prepared in accordance to guidelines and standards prevalent in India and abroad


The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 20 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed. If you don’t pass don’t worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.


On successful completion of the course you will receive a quality assured certificate. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.

Topics for this course

11 Lessons

Introduction to Confined Spaces.

Confined Spaces in Workplaces
Confined Spaces
Identifying Confined Spaces

Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment Processes prior to Entry in Confined Spaces.

Requirements for Working Safely in Confined Spaces.

Roles and Responsibilities.


Personal Protective Equipment.

Permit to Work.

Rescue Operations.


Target Audience

  • This course is suitable for anyone whose work requires them to enter a confined space, including employees, managers, supervisors and rescuers.