Seminar Description:

This 8 Hour Confined Space Entry Seminar is designed to meet and exceed the training requirements of the OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.146 for confined space entry.  It will enable participants to safely and confidently understand and evaluate the hazards and procedures associated with confined spaces; differentiate between a permit-required confined space and a non-permit-required confined space; and will learn to recognize, evaluate, prevent, and abate safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry.  This seminar will address the hazards associated with confined spaces and it will outline the duties and responsibilities of all members of a confined space entry team, emergency rescue procedures, and plan development.  It will also address the need for appropriate personal protective equipment and the selection characteristics for each level of protection.  Topics include the recognition of confined space hazards, entry procedures, rescue equipment, testing and monitoring for hazardous atmospheres, ventilation requirements, personal protective equipment, and permit system.

Seminar Objective:

This seminar is designed to provide the participant with an awareness and general knowledge of confined spaces, and will provide the necessary training and safety awareness so that the participant will be able to recognize, evaluate, prevent, and abate safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry.  Upon successful completion of this seminar, participants will be able to understand the hazards associated with confined spaces; become knowledgeable of the OSHA standards for safeguarding confined space entries; learn the duties and responsibilities of the confined space entry team and achieve familiarity with atmospheric testing equipment and entrance equipment.

Seminar Topics:

Definition of Permit-Required Confined Spaces;
Characteristics of Confined Spaces;
Permit Space hazards;
Entry Procedures;
Atmospheric Testing and Monitoring;

Rescue and Emergency Services;
Permit System;

Total Hours: 8 Hours

There is an exam at the end of this seminar, which requires a minimum score of 70% or better to pass.  Upon successful seminar completion, participants will receive a certificate and a seminar completion card from Thomas Safety Solutions, Inc.  Call for pricing, specific topics needed, or if you need special scheduling.

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  • The OSHA requirements pertaining to confined spaces;

  • Identify confined space hazards;

  • Evaluation and classification of confined spaces;

  • Employer responsibilities;

  • An overview of required permits and forms;

  • Discuss the duties of the authorized entrant, attendant, supervisor, and emergency rescue teams;

  • Discuss and review the required equipment;

  • Discuss pre-entry procedures;

  • Description of atmospheric testing equipment;

  • Description of reasonable and necessary policies and procedures for any and all facilities, industries, and individuals who are associated with confined space entry operations.

 And much, much more!

Be sure to check out all of our other safety and health training, including our 10 & 30 Hour OSHA, Fall Protection Competent Person, Scaffold Competent Person, Excavation Competent Person, Confined Space Entry, Qualified Rigging, Qualified Crane Signaling, and more.

Thomas Safety Solutions provides services in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, West Virginia, Indiana, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas.


Contact Information:

Main Office                                                                      South Florida Office
1325 Church Street                                            3000 NW 43rd Terrace; Unit 102
Pierson, Florida 32180-2650                             Lauderdale Lakes, Florida  33313
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