Confined Spaces



Enter and work in confined spaces

Assessment Description

Written assessment and practical observation

Who should attend

All persons working on, or intending to work on construction sites or other situations where there may be confined spaces. Must have a venue that can take the ATAC confined space trailer. ATAC will provide training equipment. Ticket valid for 5 years.


Course Type

Short Course

Group Size

6 - 12

Course Aims

This unit specifies the competency required to work in a confined space (enclosed or partially enclosed) for the purpose of carrying out work or inspections, AND is also appropriate for those performing sentry or stand-by person roles, at worksites within:

  • Civil Construction;
  • Coal mining;
  • Drilling;
  • Extractive industries and
  • Metalliferous mining.
It includes the minimum criteria for competency assessment. This unit includes entry & exit procedures, assessment of associated risks & how to operate safely in a confined space which is at atmospheric pressure during occupancy.

Course Size

2 x 6 hours



Course Content

Plan & prepare for entering and working in confined spaces. Enter & work in the confined space. Exit the confined space, Clean up