26/06/24 & 27/06/24
26th June 2024 @ 9am to 4pm daily
EDS Training Naas
€ 395.00
10 available

Course Name: Confined Space High Risk with Escape and Full Working BA

Duration: 2 Full Days

Course Aim: This comprehensive course is designed to impart a thorough understanding of the principles and practices of safe work in confined spaces. It focuses on equipping learners with the knowledge and skills necessary for safe entry and operation within confined spaces.

Course Content:

Day 1:

  1. Understanding Confined Spaces: Definition and characteristics of confined spaces.
  2. Hazard and Risk Identification: Techniques for identifying potential hazards and assessing risks in confined spaces.
  3. Real-Life Examples and Case Studies: Learning from past incidents to understand the importance of safety.
  4. Legislation: Overview of legal requirements and standards for confined space work.
  5. Hazardous Atmospheres and Environments: Recognizing and dealing with dangerous environmental conditions.
  6. Code of Practice and Safe Systems of Work: Implementing best practices and safety procedures.
  7. Confined Space Equipment Usage: Hands-on training with tripods, winches, confined space harnesses, and escape breathing apparatus.
  8. Communication and Entry Procedures: Effective communication strategies and entry protocols for confined space work.
  9. Hygiene Importance in Confined Spaces: Understanding the significance of maintaining hygiene in confined environments.
  10. Practical Exercise: Applying learned concepts in a controlled, safe system of work.
  11. Summary Questionnaire: Review of day 1 learnings.

Day 2:

  1. Breathing Apparatus Familiarization: Understanding the safety features and correct usage of breathing apparatus.
  2. Equipment Assembly, Testing, and Management: Practical skills in assembling, testing, and managing confined space equipment.
  3. Practical Application: Guided walkabout exercise using confined space equipment.
  4. Full Confined Space Entry Exercise: Comprehensive practical exercise simulating real-life confined space entry.
  5. Emergency Arrangements Application: Preparing and responding to emergencies in confined spaces.
  6. Post-Use Equipment Checks: Ensuring equipment is properly checked and maintained after use.
  7. Examination: Assessment to evaluate the understanding and application of confined space safety practices.


Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded an EDS (Essential Driver and Safety Training Solutions Ltd.) certificate, valid for 3 years. This certification signifies the learner’s proficiency in confined space safety and operational procedures.

PPE required: 

Participants are required to wear a Hard Hat, Steel Capped Safety Boots, Gloves, and comfortable clothing suitable for practical exercises.