Enter and Work in Confined Spaces Refresher (RIIWHS202E)


Confined Space Refresher is designed to refresh the knowledge and skills of learners who have previously completed the Initial Confined Space Entry Course. It is recommended that learners complete this course every two (2) years to ensure they maintain their competencies and keep up to date with changes in legislation, technology and equipment.


  • Apply legislative, organisation and site requirements and procedures
  • Apply operational, maintenance and basic diagnostic procedures
  • Apply materials handling methods
  • Use atmospheric monitoring devices (Gas Detectors)
  • 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 and RPE
  • 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


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

  • Work in specialised areas where confined space entry may be required

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

  • Civil Construction
  • Mining
  • Drilling
  • Extractive Industries
  • General Industry and Trades


Safety Boots or Enclosed footwear, wear suitable attire, Clean Shaven as per Australian Standard AS/NZS1715, pen/pencil. Participants must have previously completed the full Enter and Work in Confined Spaces course and provide evidence prior to attending the course.


Duration – One (1) Day

Time – 8.30am to 4.30pm

Confined Space Refresher is conducted once a month at the Academy and can be delivered on your site upon request. 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 competency forms part of RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. Further information can be found at 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