Confined Space Entry – Permit Required
Training Time: 40 minutes
A confined space is defined as a work area which has sufficient space for a person to fit within and perform work, limited means of entry and exit, and a design that was not intended for continuous worker occupancy. Working in a confined space can present hazardous atmospheres and physical dangers to employees. There are two types of confined spaces: Non-permit Required Confined Spaces and Permit-required Confined Spaces. This course will describe the dangers, best practices, and permit requirements necessary when working in a permit-required confined space.
• Describe Non-Permit and Permit-Required confined spaces
• Identify specific hazards that exist within confined spaces
• Identify procedures used to minimize confined space hazards
• Describe the job roles and responsibilities involved in confined space entry
• Describe the required contents of a Confined Space Permit