Confined Space Entrant/Attendant
Course Length: 8hrs | CFR Reference 29 CFR 1910.146; 29 CFR 1915 | Course Required By: OSHA
Certification of Confined Space Entrant/Attendant training must be available for inspection by employees or their authorized representatives.
Employees must be trained when first assigned to duties in and around permit spaces; before there is a change in assigned duties; whenever there is a change in operations that presents a hazard; and whenever the permit-space entry procedures change.
Upon completion of Confined Space Entrant/Attendant training, the student will be familiar with:
Describe the entry permit
Define the system for preparation, issuance, use, and cancellation of the entry permit
Understand permit-required confined spaces
Practices to mitigate hazards encountered while working in a confined space
Instruct your workers on the proper use of equipment
Understand the duties of the Attendant, Entrant and Supervisor
Understand atmospheric hazards and atmospheric testing procedures
Understand the parameters of the electronic gas monitor
Understand the basic properties of the four main gasses encountered in a confined space
Understand ventilation techniques
Define rescue and emergency procedures
Confined Space Awareness training
Written and hands-on competency will be evaluated at the end of each course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with student to ensure understanding before completion of course.