Cal Confined Spaces for Construction

Intended Audience

  • California Confined Space Entry Supervisor
  • California Confined Space Entrant Worker
  • California Confined Space Attendant Worker
  • California Rescue and Emergency Services

Why Take This Course

This course will explain the scope, definitions, requirements, processes and permits, training, duties of confined spaces personnel, rescue, and employee participation requirements. Upon successful completion of the course, you will:

  • Recognize requirements of the Cal/OSHA Confined Spaces in Construction Standard
  • 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 making a rescue
  • Recognize basic employer requirements for protecting workers from exposure to confined space entry hazards

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Confined Spaces
  • Confined Spaces in Construction Standard
  • Definitions
  • General Requirements
  • Confined Spaces Safe Working Practices
  • Permit-required Confined Space Entry (CSE)
  • CSE Equipment
  • Duties of the CSE Team
  • Rescue from Confined Spaces
  • Special Considerations