Northern Safety Network Yukon

Confined Space Entrant and Standby Person

Start Date: Thursday October 27, 2022

End Date: Friday October 28, 2022

Start Time: 8:30am

End Time: 4:30pm

Price: $412

Instructor: Mike Kramer

Location: 478 Range Road - Northern Safety Network Yukon

Capacity: 7 / 12

This two-day course will address basic principles and concepts of confined space safety and examine the roles of the attendant and entrant.

On Day 1, participants will complete 3M course 6480 – Confined Space Entrant and Attendant.

Topics covered on Day 1 include:

  • Confined space identification

  • Hazard categories

  • Respecting confined spaces

  • Confined space oversight

  • Roles and responsibilities

    • Supporting roles

    • Attendant

    • Entrant

  • Hazard controls

  • Testing and normalizing atmospheres

  • Emergency response

  • Permitting

  • Pre-entry, and post-entry protocols

Day 2 of the course involves small-group application of the topics covered on Day 1 in a hands-on practical.   

For the practical component, participants must have CSA-approved safety footwear and clothing suitable for being outside.