Introduction to Confined Spaces in Construction

Level: Intermediate
Duration: 1 Hours 15 Minutes
Course ID: MOOD37
CEUs: 0.1
$35.00

The Introduction to Confined Spaces in Construction online safety course is a detailed review of confined spaces for attendants, entrants, supervisors, and managers where participants will learn about OSHA’s new Confined Spaces in Construction regulation (29 CFR 1926 Subpart AA) and all fundamental requirements therein. This course focuses on the basics for recognizing, evaluating, and controlling confined spaces. Participants will learn OSHA’s guidelines for confined spaces and confined space entry (CSE) program procedures that should be implemented by individual companies to ensure safety at the job site. Additionally, students will learn ways to prevent confined space injuries in the workplace.

ClickSafety’s Introduction to Confined Spaces in Construction online safety course is designed specifically to explain the scope, definitions, requirements, processes and permits, training, duties of confined spaces personnel, rescue, and employee participation requirements. Throughout the course, students will go through case studies and interactive exercises designed to support student learning. Course topics include the following:

  • Introduction to confined spaces
  • Confined spaces in construction standards
  • Definition of industry terms including, but not limited to, confined spaces, barriers, early warning systems, permit required confined spaces, hazardous atmosphere, engulfment, or entrapment, lockout and tagout (LTO), and more
  • Confined spaces safe working practices
  • Permit-required confined space entry
  • CSE equipment
  • Duties of the CSE team
  • Rescue from confined spaces
  • Special considerations in regards to confined spaces

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

  • Recognize requirements of the OSHA Confined Spaces in Construction Standard, 29 CFR 1926, Subpart AA
  • Identify hazards typical to confined spaces, how they are recognized and evaluated, and ways these hazards are controlled
  • Recognize components of the confined space permit process
  • Identify duties of individual confined space team members
  • Recognize the dangers of entry rescues and the preparations required for initiating a rescue
  • Recognize basic employer requirements for protecting workers from exposure to confined space entry hazards

The Introduction to Confined Spaces in Construction online safety course is primarily intended for employees that may of the opportunity to enter (authorized entrant), attend (attendant), or act as entry supervisors for work in confined spaces, including permit-required confined spaces.

The course provides online classroom type information surrounding OSHA construction requirements, confined space hazards, basic tools and techniques commonly used to recognize and evaluate hazards, and the fundamentals of confined spaces hazard control. Participants who will benefit from this course include those who work with tanks, silos, boilers, sewers, pipelines, ship’s holds, and trenches. Workers who will benefit from this course include:

  • Confined space entry supervisors
  • Confined space entrant workers
  • Confined space attendant workers

If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please browse our full selection of Online Courses and Safety Packs, call 800-971-1080, or Contact Us online.

The Introduction to Confined Spaces in Construction online course prepares students by explaining the scope, definitions, requirements, processes and permits, training, duties of confined spaces personnel, rescue, and employee participation requirements. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will:

  • Have a clear understanding of the requirements of OSHA’s Confined Spaces in Construction Standard
  • Have practical knowledge gained through case studies and interactive exercises

All students must complete the full course to receive CEU credits with a score of 100% at all knowledge checkpoints, as well as complete the course evaluation form at the end of the course. Once successfully completed, all participants will receive a course completion certificate showing the CEUs earned.

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