Confined Space Awareness (DEFWHS013)


 Confined Space Awareness covers the competency required to control entry and egress to confined spaces. While exercising the control of entry to the confined space may not require the competency to enter confined space, it requires the awareness of the legislative requirements and organisational procedures related to confined space entry.


  • Plan and prepare for control of confined space entry
  • Control assess and egress to confined space


Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to consider the following job roles:

  • Specialist areas in which confined space entries are undertaken

This unit is appropriate for those working in:

  • Contsruction
  • Manufacturing
  • General trades
  • Mining
  • Oil and Gas industries


Safety boots or enclosed footwear, suitable attire, pen/pencil


Duration: 1 day Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm Control Entry to Confined Space is open to the public and is available upon request. This course can be delivered at your site or ours. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning/afternoon tea/coffee and lunch is provided when delivered at TTA


RPL is not offered. Learners who complete this Unit of Competency may be eligible for entry into further study such as: DEF43315 Certificate IV Work Health and Safety


If you require special assistance, including language literacy, and numeracy please notify us and support services can be arranged. Students that require any special dietary requirements should contact the Academy prior to commencement of course so alternative arrangements can be made. A Student Handbook is available from this website and our office which provides students with training guidelines.  All students have the right to lodge an appeal or complaint in regard to the outcome of this unit. For further information please request a copy of our appeals & complaints procedure via administration. For further information visit our website at: