Confined Space Entry Training to Access Sydney Water

Confined Space Entry Training to Access Sydney Water

Confined Space Entry training for access to Sydney Water confined spaces; this course includes the Breathing Apparatus training module.

Other Requirements

Ability to read and correctly interpret complex signage; speak clearly and unambiguously in English; and to explain, describe and verify sometimes complex needs and issues. Writing is required to the level of completing workplace forms.
Must be at least 16 years of age
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Statement of Attainment issued for the following units of competency:

  • RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
  •  RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
  • RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
  • MSMWHS216 Operate breathing apparatus
  • MSMWHS217 Gas test atmosphere
  • MSMPER200 Work in accordance with an issued permit
  • Trainee card


This course covers WHS policies and procedures, entering and working in confined spaces, local risk management in resources and infrastructure industries. This course meets the requirements of State/Territory WHS Regulators and Australian Standard AS 2865-2009.

  • Plan and prepare for entering and working in confined spaces
  • Enter and work in the confined space
  • Exit confined space
  • Clean up
  • Identify hazards
  • Assess risk and identify unacceptable risk
  • Identify, assess and implement risk treatments
  • Complete records and reports
  • Conclude operations

Assessment Process

  • Problem solving activities
  • Problem solving questions (written)
  • Short answer questions (written)
  • Group participation
  • Work “type” activities
  • Observation of practical skills
  • Recognition of prior learning (if applicable)

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