Combined Confined Space and Gas Testing
RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces & MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres
This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles undertaking work in confined spaces.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
- Testing of the working atmosphere
- Using electronic test apparatus to find out if it is safe for the proposed work
- Types and selection of gas detectors, sampling regimes and techniques
- Gas types, characteristics and toxicity, lower and upper explosive limits and permit requirements
- The requirements of Australian Standards
- Definitions of a confined space
- Roles of personnel involved in working in a confined space
- What defines a person as having entered a confined space
- Duties of a Stand-by person, confined space Permit Issuer & a Permit Holder
- Gas testing requirements, when and by whom
- Using the Hierarchy of control to identify hazards in confined space
- Effects of these gasses on the body and treatment of persons that have been exposed to them
- Types of asphyxiants effects of oxygen depletion
- NOSHC Exposure limits, STEL, PPM and TWA
- Pre-entry requirements, Isolations, Emergency Plans, Ventilation, Communication
- Understand Job Safety Analysis (JSA) or/and Risk Assessment (RA)emergency rescue procedure
A Statement of Attainment will be awarded by the nominated Registered Training Organisation (RTO) as indicated below upon successful completion of course assessment requirements
DATES: Please contact your local office for upcoming dates.
DURATION: 8 hours
The CTF provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the CTF in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.
*Prices subject to change. ^Construction Training Fund (CTF) subsidy available for eligible course participants.