Skill Set – RIIWHS202E – Enter and Work in Confined Spaces, MSMWHS201 – Conduct Hazard Analysis, MSMPER300 – Issue Work Permits, MSMWHS216 – Operate Breathing Apparatus & MSMWHS217 – Gas Test Atmospheres – Combined Confined Spaces – 2 days teaches the skills and knowledge required by an individual working alone, as part of a team or group and working in liaison with other shift members and the control room operator to be able to conduct a hazard analysis; and to issue work permits for a variety of activities in a workplace environment in which hazards exist or specific procedures need to be followed and monitored.
This covers an understanding of the permit system and the limitations of each permit and making decisions regarding the need for and corrects use of each permit. This competency unit includes the issue of any and all permits.
Students will learn about operating and maintaining breathing apparatus and equipment in an irrespirable atmosphere, as well as carrying out gas testing of an atmosphere prior to entering a specific area or workspace, to interpret the readings and take actions based on the interpretation.
This course requires students to successfully complete all the 5 units of competency. Student must successfully meet all criteria for all units to be deemed competent.
The target group will be construction workers requiring training in safely working in confined space at work sites within:
People who supervise but do not necessary enter confined spaces need to be aware of the risks and equipment checks that need to be in place to adequately protect people under their control.
This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by ERT Group Pty Ltd.
The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au
Participants are required to re-certify every 2 years from their completion date to maintain currency.
This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an ERT Group Pty Ltd training facility.
No work placement arrangements will be required as part of this course
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.
Participants are required to be physically fit and capable to wear a breathing apparatus and work in a confined space.
Maximum of 8 Trainees per course.
There are no prerequisites for this unit.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.
Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:
Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenarios:
Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions. The student must complete all assessment questions.
Please note that ERT Fire & Rescue supplies all equipment necessary for you to undertake your training. ERT Fire & Rescue always recommend and encourage you to bring along your own equipment. Trainee’s must wear appropriate clothing that will get dirty and enclosed footwear is essential.
ERT Fire & Rescue can provide tailored on-site workplace training. Please contact our office on 0267 621 754 for a quote.