Medium Risk Confined Spaces

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Course Aim

A confined space is one where there is a realistic expectation of a specified risk. The course involves working as a team and requires candidates to use environmental monitoring, escape breathing apparatus and access equipment. This course aims to ensure candidates have an understanding of working in a medium risk confined space.


Course Content

The course content varies depending on the level of course under taken, however, by the end of the course, you will have an understanding of: 

  • Preparing to work safely in confined spaces
  • Entering and exiting a confined space safely
  • Using equipment and tools safely
  • Following working procedures and work safely
  • Dealing with emergencies
  • Understanding the principles of working in confined spaces
  • Understanding standard protocols for working in confined spaces

This course is delivered in a classroom environment, with group interaction throughout. 

Who should attend

Anyone who works in an environment which requires entering, and exiting confined spaces safely, using equipment and tools safely, following procedures and dealing with emergencies.

There are no candidate pre-requisites for this course.

Where to attend

This course is delivered by one of our trusted third party providers, to groups of at your location or on centre.


Unaccredited course – 1-Day

Accredited course – 2-Days


The 1-day course requires learners to complete a theory assessment (multiple choice)

The 2-day accredited course requires learners to complete a written test and practical assessment. 



Unaccredited course from £162.50 +VAT per person

City & Guilds accredited course from £325 +VAT per person

Please note, confined space courses are delivered by trusted third-party providers and as such, costs may vary depending on provider rates and availability.


 Certificate is valid for 3 years

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