This Medium Risk course is accredited by CABWI and is essential for those working in a confined space where access risks are present and escape breathing apparatus must be taken in.


This is a competence based training course and will require delegates to show a good understanding of safe working practices and emergency arrangements including the use of a variety of equipment.

Course Objectives

Delegates will be trained on how to select, use, visually inspect and maintain confined space equipment. This will include emergency escape breathing apparatus and how enter and work safely in medium risk confined spaces.

Course Agenda

The course will cover the following topics: -
• Introduction to Confined Space Regulations 1997
• Hazardous Environments
• Entering and exiting confined spaces safely
• Risk Assessment & Method Statement Process
• How to prepare and use escape breathing apparatus in accordance with manufacturers’
• PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
• Fall Arrest Systems
• Dealing with emergencies
• Appropriate behaviour for working in medium risk confined spaces
• Apply industry specific knowledge for working in medium risk confined spaces


Once the delegate has successfully completed the course and assessment, the results will be submitted to the awarding body and certification will be issued to the delegate in due course.