Confined Space

Entry & monitor - Online


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1 - 4 $44.95/unit
5 - 9 $40.45/unit
10 - 24 $35.95/unit
25 - 49 $31.45/unit
50 - 99 $26.95/unit
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Confined Space Online Training

This Confined Space Entry / Monitor course will guide you through all aspects of working in a Confined Space from entry and exit to safe work and rescue procedures. This training program will explain in detail what you need to know, emphasize key points and test your knowledge retention after each module. You should check with your employer to see whether or not you need Confined Spaces Training, and to which level of training you will be required to achieve.

This course consists of 9 chapters and a final exam. Once you pass your exam, you may print your certificates of completion (wallet & wall sized).

After completion of this course, you should be able to understand:

  • What is a Confined Space?
  • How to Safely Enter a Confined Space
  • Worker and Employer Responsibilities
  • Hazard Recognition and the Hierarchy of Controls
  • Safe Work and Rescue Procedures
  • Organizational Documentation

This training may be supplemented with plan-specific training dependent on the nature of the work. Please contact us if you would like more information or to arrange supplementary training or assistance with developing a confined spaces plan.

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Average Duration: 1.5 - 2 Hours
Printable Certificate Upon Completion
Plastic Proof Of Training Card Available
Unlimited Exam Attempts
Standards Compliant
Valid for 3 Years
Self-Paced. Available 24/7
Live Student Support
Permanent Record of Training
User Management Tools Available

Course Outline

1. Introduction to Confined Spaces

Learn how to identify and define a confined space. This chapter covers an introduction to confined spaces, learning objectives, reasons for working in a confined space, assessing the hazards of a confined space and implementing a control program.

2. Recognizing Confined Spaces

Chapter 2 covers the importance of confined space awareness, definitions of confined spaces, characteristics of confined spaces, confined space hazards, and common examples of confined spaces. Students will also learn what defines entry into a confined space.

3. Roles & Responsibilities

Topics of chapter 3 include roles and responsibilities related to confined spaces. Positions covered include workers, management, entry supervisors, attendants, breathing air supply system attendants, entrants, and emergency response teams. Worker rights are also covered in this chapter.

4. Hazards and the Hierarchy of Controls

Learn about the 4 main types of atmospheric hazards in confined spaces: oxygen deficiency, oxygen enrichment, flammable/explosive agents, and hazardous atmospheres including IDLH agents. Students will be trained on causes of atmospheric issues, LEL limits, time weighted averages, H2S, carbon monoxide, and more. There will also be a review of the hierarchy of controls and an outline of the sources of information for hazard assessments.

5. Atmospheric Hazards

Chapter 5 covers air testing, testing procedures, considerations and precautions, performing air tests, purging, ventilating, and inerting.

6. Controlling Atmospheric Hazards

Chapter 6 covers a review of the controls that should be in place during atmospheric testing and the requirements around testing equipment, the steps in the atmospheric testing procedure, an understanding of atmospheric limits for entry into a space and the types of respirators that can be used in confined spaces, including air-purifying and supplied air respirators.

7. Controlling Non-atmospheric Hazards

This chapter covers non-atmospheric hazards that may be encountered in a confined space and how to control them. Hazards covered include: electrical, moving parts, physical, ignition, chemical, biological, configuration, traffic, weather, and human hazards. Controls include: regulations by province in Canada, lockout & tagout, energy isolating devices, release from lockout & tagout, PPE & devices, traffic control systems, administrative controls, and training.

8. Emergency Preparedness

Learn about the planning, preparation and components of an emergency response plan, the types of confined space rescues and how fall protection equipment can be used in confined spaces. This includes the ABCs of fall protection, regulations by province in Canada, anchor points, full-body harnesses, connecting devices, and fall protection for rescuers.

9. Organizational Documentation

In Chapter 9 students will learn about the documents that a confined space team should maintain including: risk assessments, training records and entry permits. Potential causes of incidents and the investigation processes will also be covered.

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Depending on how many training credits you purchase, you may receive a discount. Once purchased, training credits may be used to assign training to users in your account or held for future use.

In addition to the training that you purchase, you will also have access to a number of free training management tools. These tools allow you to add and manage users in your account, distribute training courses, view training progress, print certificates, view records of training, and create customized certification reports to ensure your users are always in compliance.

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We put our team of professionals to work to build solutions that improve results, save time, relieve your budget and keep your people safe. In addition to our training programs, we also provide Consulting Services, Train The Trainer Solutions, Course Authoring, and Integration services.

Consulting Services

It is our mandate to develop plans and programs that meet the unique needs and environments where staff carry out their work on a daily basis, creating customized programs that deal with risks specifically for each situation.

Our consulting services include OHS Auditing, Safety Policy Development, Procedure Writing, Training Needs Analysis, Safety Inspections, Job Safety & Hazard Analysis, Emergency Response Planning, and Fall Prevention & Detection.

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Customize and control the learning experience of your staff or customers with our Train the Trainer offerings and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with our lifetime complimentary update service.

These packages educate new trainers on how to deliver in-person training to adult learners. Packages include Instructor Certification courses, expanded reference manuals, ready to customize classroom presentations, exam templates, certificates, and participant guides for students.

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Deliver original content courses to your staff to address the unique hazards associated with your workplace.

Our team of industry leading instructional designers and subject matter experts are able to develop defensible, effective, and efficient training programs that you can deliver as elearning content, self-learning course books, reference materials for classroom teaching, or as an app that integrates with existing frameworks. Training programs can be something that is built from scratch, or modified using pre-existing course materials from our library or your own.