skip to main content

Level 2 Award in Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces training course

Course code: CS-02

N.B. This course can be delivered as in-Centre or Blended learning training.

Course overview

A 2 day training course for individuals who enter medium risk confined spaces incorporating entry requirements and self-rescue procedures. The course is intended for operatives who may need to demonstrate assessed qualifications towards competence in such a confined space entry.

Please note the maximum safe working loads for our equipment is 136 kilograms. If a learner weighs more than this, please call us for your options.

Level 2 Award in Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces

Not the right training for you?

Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Better planning for confined space entry and preparedness in emergencies, to help keep you and others around you safe.
  • Confined space courses of this kind are stepping stones towards gaining qualifications for high risk confined space risk, and towards supervision of or management of confined space entry.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • The avoidance of serious injury and major harm to employees and evidence of assessment and qualifications towards competence of employees.
  • Employees who feel they can make a greater contribution to the workplace and who feel their employer has made an investment in their future.

What you will learn

  • Risk assessment of confined space hazards.
  • Types of gaseous atmospheres, portable gas monitoring equipment and their use.
  • The use of harness tripod, man-riding winch/fall arrest and safety line, plus the use of escape breathing apparatus as part of a self-rescue procedure.
  • Emergency preparedness and procedures.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the CABWI Level 2 Award in Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces (Ofqual Ref: 601/2995/5)
  • Learners/Customers may opt out of the full certification process if they require a certificate of attendance only.

How is this training delivered?

  • In-centre or Blended training
    • In-centre: The theoretical aspects of the course is delivered in the classroom, but there is an emphasis on a hands-on experience with the equipment; tripods, winches/fall arrest retrieval units, harnesses, gas monitors, and escape set breathing apparatus.
    • Blended learning: The theoretical aspects of the course is delivered over day 1 in a virtual classroom (Microsoft Teams or Zoom), with day 2 in one of our accredited training centres or mobile training unit where there is an emphasis on hands-on experience with the equipment; tripods, winches/fall arrest retrieval units, harnesses, gas monitors, and escape set breathing apparatus.
  • Assessment focuses on learners planning a confined space entry, undertaking written and oral tests and being observed during practical assessments in order to achieve an accredited certificate.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Learners should bring their own safety footwear, waterproof clothing, high visibility vest/clothing, hard hat and working gloves for the practical exercises. We have a selection of harnesses but please bring your own harness if you wish.
  • Learners can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or permits to work so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

Learners undertaking this course might also consider:

Course dates

Course code
CS-02
Duration
2 day course
Price from
£378.00 + certification

Please use the basket to book online, or call us on 0800 876 6708. Can't see a suitable date/location? Call us today on 0800 876 6708.

N.B. Places = Places left

* = BLENDED LEARNING - Day 1 is delivered via a Virtual classroom. Day 2 is delivered in Centre.

Start dateStart dateEnd dateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
25/01/2022Tue 25 Jan 2022Wed 26 Jan 2022 Swindon £378.00£453.60 5+
01/03/2022Tue 01 Mar 2022Wed 02 Mar 2022 Derby £378.00£453.60 4
08/03/2022Tue 08 Mar 2022Wed 09 Mar 2022 Brentwood £378.00£453.60 5+
15/03/2022Tue 15 Mar 2022Wed 16 Mar 2022 York £378.00£453.60 5+
12/04/2022Tue 12 Apr 2022Wed 13 Apr 2022 Derby £378.00£453.60 5+
17/05/2022Tue 17 May 2022Wed 18 May 2022 Derby £378.00£453.60 5+
07/06/2022Tue 07 Jun 2022Wed 08 Jun 2022 York £378.00£453.60 5+
05/07/2022Tue 05 Jul 2022Wed 06 Jul 2022 Derby £378.00£453.60 5+

© Develop 2021