CS1 Confined Space Entry Including Escape Sets


On completion of the course candidates will have obtained the skills and knowledge required to carryout safe working within confined spaces including using compressed air escape breathing apparatus as a planned means of self rescue

Course Content

A review of the requirements of the confined space regulations 1997 which leads to an understanding of how to:

  • Enter and exit confined spaces safely.
  • Understand risk assesment.
  • Understand Permit Systems.
  • Recognise changing environments.
  • Use and interprt gas monitors to verify safe atmospheres.
  • Understand the properties of gases and the occurances of bad atmospheres.
  • Correct fitting and how to check ancillary safety equipment – harness, winches etc.
  • How to build, don and doff escape breathing apparatus.
  • Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Work within a safe system of work.
  • React positively in an emergency situation.


1 day including full entry into a confined space.


Delegates who complete this course will receive a certificate and a photo id card.