Confined Space Rescue (PUASAR022)


Confined space rescue is designed specifically for people who may be required to rescue a worker from an enclosed or partially enclosed space. It does not cover the competency required for technical confined space rescue. During the course learners will be exposed to a variety of situations and will use a wide selection of rescue equipment


  • Prepare and respond to rescue
  • Participate in assessing the rescue scene
  • Perform rescue from confined space
  • Conclude rescue operations


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

  • Work in specialist area where confined space work may be required

This unit is appropriate for those working in an operational role at worksites within:

  • Civil Construction
  • Mining
  • Drilling
  • Extractive industries
  • Manufacturing
  • General industry and trades


Safety Boots or enclosed footwear, wear suitable attire, clean shaven as per Australian Standard AS/NZS1715, hard hat and pen/pencil. Learners must have previously completed a Full Confined Space Entry course and have HLTAID011 – provide first aid. Evidence to be provided at the time of booking.


Duration: 1 day Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm Confned space rescue is open to the general public and is conducted upon request. This course can be delivered on your site or ours. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning/afternoon tea/coffee and lunch are provided when delivered at TTA


RPL is not offered. Learners who complete this unit of competency may be eligible for entry into further studies  such as: PUA20619 Certificate II Public 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: