1 Day · Confined Spaces · Medium Risk · Course in Bristol
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Confined Space – Medium Risk


All delegates receive a Training Societi A4 Certificate and photo ID card with a 3 year expiry.

1 Day 9am - 5pm

£175 +VAT per person

  • Extensive handouts
  • Lunch & refreshments including sweets and biscuits
  • Hire of equipment (Delegates are welcome to bring their own too if practical)
  • Free parking
  • Free letter of attendance provided on request whilst certification is processed


  • Bristol
  • On site


If you have 1 to 6 delegates you can attend one of our open or public training courses.

We can open a private course or organise training on site from 3 to 6 delegates.


Sadly, people are killed or seriously injured every year in the UK whilst working or trying to rescue others from confined spaces without the proper training or equipment. This happens in a wide range of industries, from those involving complex plant to simple storage vessels.

Course includes:

  • Health & Safety Laws & Regulations – understanding your legal duty Confined Space Regulations 1997, Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999 & Health & Safety @ Work Act 1974
  • Responsibilities of employer and employee – in particular the need to avoid entry into confined spaces unless it is not reasonably practicable to do so
  • Definition and different types of confined spaces
  • Hazards & risks – necessary precautions needed
  • Understanding of safe systems of work with particular reference to ‘permits to work’ where appropriate

  • How to conduct a risk assessment and advice on how to collate method statements that operatives can understand and easily follow
  • How emergencies arise, the need to follow prepared emergency procedures and the dangers of not doing so
  • An explanation and demonstration of confined space equipment including breathing apparatus
  • A large portion of the course covers environmental monitoring and safe exit procedures for which there is a practical element
  • Test paper/ questions/ handouts and review

Who Needs Confined Space – Medium Risk Training

People whose job role involves entering a confined space, and their overseers to help them understand the dangers, how to use safe systems of work and to how to put adequate emergency procedures in place.


Robert England

Robert is our Senior Confined Space Trainer and he is our chosen expert in the subject, not only for his specialist subject but also for his great sense of humour.

Having spent 30 years of his career working for the Mines Rescue Service as well as the Fire Service, Robert has all the necessary qualifications and experience to train your team.  Because he has walked the walk, he can talk the talk and his real life stories from site will help your delegates to relate to the course, and take the serious messages away with them, making it easier for you to implement a sound health & safety culture in your business.

Course Dates


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Dates Days Price per Person * Location Status
Fri 1 Dec 1 £175.00 Bristol HQ BS4 - St Annes Book Now 6 Places Available
Thu 14 Dec 1 £175.00 Bristol HQ BS4 - St Annes Book Now 7 Places Available

*prices subject to 20% VAT

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  1. Q: Is this course City & Guilds Accredited

    A: Although Rob is a City & Guilds assessor, this particular course is not City & Guilds accredited. However, we can organise this for you - just contact us for details.

Feedback on Confined Space – Medium Risk Course

Very good and thorough presentation, everything well explained and made easy to understand.


Weston super Mare

Now fully competant and can work in a safe manner in confined space. The training delivered was A*

James Mills - Enginner

GI Energy


Enjoyed, helpful insight to improve onsite safety and background knowledge by instructor with hands on experience in the field himself.

Sean Veasey - Civil Engineer

Wills Bros Ltd