Confined Spaces in Construction Awareness

Intended Audience

  • This course is principally intended for construction workers with only limited exposure in work locations where confined spaces exist, but which they are not permitted to enter, attend or otherwise work in those confined spaces.
  • Construction Workers
  • Construction Foremen
  • Construction Managers

Why Take This Course

By completing this course, you will have a more thorough and up-to-date understanding of the equipment, systems and procedures necessary to assist you in reducing the risks of workplace accidents due to confined spaces. The student will be presented with interactive media to help them determine the recognition and potential threat of confined spaces.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Confined Spaces
  • Backgrounds
  • Definitions
  • Common Types of Confined Spaces
  • Principal Hazards of Confined Spaces
  • Importance of Confined Space Location Recognition
  • Importance of Signs and Labels
  • Importance of Reporting Potential Hazards
  • Confined Spaces in Construction Summary