Confined Space Entry (1-day)

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Course Description

The Enter Confined Space course focuses on providing participants with the skills and knowledge required to safely carry out work within confined spaces.

Course Codes

MSMPER205Enter confined space
MSMWHS217Gas test atmospheres
MSMPER200Work in accordance with an issued permit


11 Jan 2024 | 8 Feb 2024 | 7 Mar 2024
Recommended For

Staff required to enter, or assist with confined space work. eg standby, monitoring etc.

Course Outline

The Enter Confined Space course content contains but is not limited to the following components.

  • Legislation, OHS regulations and compliance
  • Confined spaces definition and common terms
  • Common hazards risk management
  • Ventilation and gas detectors
  • Respiratory protection
  • Fire awareness
  • Safety equipment
  • Emergency response and rescue

The assessment for Enter Confined Space includes written theory assessment with multiple choice and short answer questions. Practical assessment requires completion of working at confined space entry practical exercises which includes entry permits, gas detector, safety and rescue equipment.

Safety Systems Pty Ltd recommends retraining every year.

Not applicable

Who should complete Confined Space Training?

The regulations require that an individual who completes work tasks within a confined space be appropriately trained.

Do I need to complete Confined Space Entry training if I work in a restricted space?

No. Confined space entry regulations do not include restricted spaces. As such, the area needs to be deemed as a confined space.

Who decides if the area is a Confined Space or not?

Employers and other stakeholders are responsible for making the determination on whether or not an area is a confined space.

Do I need to complete Confined Space Entry training if I am a standby person (spotter)?

Yes. The regulations state that the nominated standby person will also have to complete the Confined Space Entry training in order to activate the rescue plan as required.

How long is the CSER training?

The Confined Space Entry Refresher (CSER) training is for those individuals who require refresher training in accordance with the industry standards (every 2 years). This is a 1 day course which runs for approximately 8 hours.

Do I need to complete Refresher training?

Yes, the industry standards for refresher training is 2 years, however some employers will require training to be completed more frequently. As such, it is recommended to discuss this further with your employer.

Can you conduct Confined Space Entry training at our worksite?

Yes, we can conduct private training courses for work groups either at our training facility or onsite. To discuss these options further or get a quote, please call us on 03 5442 5449

Course Details




1 Day (8:30am to 4:30pm)


72 Powells Avenue, East Bendigo VIC 3550. This course can be delivered at your workplace.