A high risk confined space exists when there is a specified hazard that cannot be eliminated or controlled and work activity requires the use of breathing apparatus.
Candidates on 2 Cousins working in high-risk confined spaces course will learn about the planning, tools and methods needed to operate safely in such environments. This is a 3-day course and involves intensive training that reflect working in demanding conditions.
A high-risk confined space working environment is one typically entered using self-contained breathing apparatus. It will involve non-standard entries involving complex operations which will introduce additional risk and require specific controls and arrangements.
Candidates successfully completing the 3-day course will receive a certificate valid for 3 years.