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Confined Space Entry for Safety Officers CNST 0156

Construction Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course is designed for workers who are required to enter and/or monitor entry into restricted/confined spaces.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain British Columbia OH&S legislated standards as they pertain to confined space entry and monitoring.
  • Define and identify a confined space.
  • Describe the requirements for working in or around restricted/confined space.
  • Explain risk/hazard assessment and control methods for restricted/confined space.
  • Explain atmospheric testing.
  • Explain entry and confined space permits.
  • Describe signage and tagging.
  • Describe emergency procedures.
  • Describe roles and responsibilities of workers, supervisors, managers and confined space monitors.

Effective as of Winter 2017


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