Enter and Work in Confined Spaces Including CPR (RIIWHS202E and HLTAID009)


This covers all aspects of entering and working in confined spaces. Learners will be instructed in the safe entry, work and exit of confined space having regard to the legislative and operational requirements.

This course is suitable for persons entering, persons on stand-by and persons issuing permits. This course includes the use of gas detection equipment, Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), Harnesses, Ascent/Descent equipment etc. Confined Space Entry includes HLTAID009 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).


  • Apply legislative, organisation and site requirements and procedures
  • Apply operational, maintenance and basic diagnostic procedures
  • Apply materials handling methods
  • Use atmospheric monitoring devices
  • Interpret Job Safety Analysis (JSA) and Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS)
  • Site and equipment safety requirements
  • Confined space entry and exit procedures, risks and regulations
  • Air contaminants and toxic gases
  • Breathing apparatus limitations
  • Equipment types, characteristics, technical capabilities and limitations
  • Site isolation and site control responsibilities and authorities
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
  • Project quality requirements
  • Industry terminology
  • State and territory interpretations of a confined space


This unit is appropriate for those working in:

  • Civil Construction and Manufacturing
  • Mining, Oil and Gas Industries
  • General Industry and Trades


All participants are required to be Medically Fit & Clean Shaven and to bring Safety Boots, Hard Hat, Overalls and gloves.


Duration: 3 days

Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm

Confined Space Entry is conducted once a month at the Academy and can be delivered on 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. This UOC is from the RII Resources, Industry and Infrastructure Training Package. For further information refer to www.skillsdmc.com.au


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: www.thurgoonatraining.com.au