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Competent Person Confined Spaces (CPCS)

£430 + VAT
2 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This Competent Person Confined Spaces training course is designed to meet the essential requirements of safe working in confined spaces required by the Confined Spaces Regulations 1997. Approved Code of Practice, Regulations and Guidance (L101) JSP375, Volume 3, Chapter 6 and Procedures for Confined Spaces.
Who is This Course For?
Primarily this is aimed at operatives who require training for entry into Medium Risk Confined Spaces where the use of continuous gas monitoring and Escape Breathing Apparatus (EBA) is required as part of a control measure based on a risk assessment. The confined space will have been assessed as safe to enter, and to work in, but atmospheric conditions may change due to the nature of the space or work being carried out. There is a requirement to appoint a person in charge and have specific emergency arrangements in place.
Day Morning Afternoon
One
  • Course Introduction
  • Health and Safety, Legislation and Confined Spaces Regulations
  • Hazards Associated with Confined Spaces
  • Identifying Confined Spaces
  • Work in Confined Spaces
  • Emergency Arrangements
  • Safety Rules and Procedures
Two
  • Introduction to Confined Space PPE, Plant and Equipment
  • Classroom Demonstration and Practical use of EBA
  • Practical Confined Space Vertical Entry Exercise using Tripod, Winch and Escape Breathing Apparatus (EBA)
  • Question paper
  • Feedback and Dispersal
  • Health and safety legislation
  • Identifying and classifying confined spaces
  • Hazards and risks associated with confined space working
  • Problem atmospheres (gases and gas monitoring)
  • Work team roles and duties. First aid, medical and training requirements
  • Introduction to Confined Space equipment and escape breathing apparatus (EBA)
  • Use of Confined Space equipment and practical entry and exit with EBA
  • A self-certification fitness questionnaire is to be completed
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
You will require PPE including boots, overalls and hard hat
Self-certification for entry into confined spaces and wearing breathing apparatus will need to be completed on the course
On successful completion, we recommend the following training courses to continue your learning path:
Authorised Person Confined Spaces

Course Training Team

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Ashley Morpeth

Senior CS/WaH Training Consultant

Ashley is a highly experienced Senior Confined Space/Working at Height Training Consultant. Prior to joining the company in January 2020, Ashley gained his experience through a wide variety of positions within the industry, initially taking on a role as an Air Conditioning Engineer; for which he covered the installation and maintenance of these systems, before moving on to working around Europe as a Rope Access Technician and then through to the training and Authorising Engineer positions which he now holds. Ashley qualified as a Rope Access Technician through an IRATA Technician level 1 course in 2009, and from here he began to work on a self-employed basis for a range of large companies through until to 2015. In this role Ashley provided rescue cover, risk assessments, rigging and hands on working, all in a Working at Height capacity. He has since obtained the IRATA level 2 and Supervisor Technician qualifications and has progressed into teaching. Since 2015 Ashley has been involved in the training industry, and during his previous job he progressed through from a Senior Training Consultant to a Training Manager. He also spent some time providing Authorising Engineer and Authorised Person duties to clients, as well as developing and auditing Safe Systems of Work. Ashley taught a wide range of courses within his previous role; however, he was predominantly responsible for the Working at Height and Confined Space training courses.

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Customer Questions

Q: What are RAMS?
A: RAMS covers Risk Assessments Method Statements
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Upcoming Course Dates
York
Thursday, 21st January 2021
End date: Friday, 22nd January 2021
Slough
Thursday, 18th February 2021
End date: Friday, 19th February 2021
York
Thursday, 27th May 2021
End date: Friday, 28th May 2021
York
Thursday, 24th June 2021
End date: Friday, 25th June 2021
York
Thursday, 12th August 2021
End date: Friday, 13th August 2021


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