About The Course

Level 2
City & Guilds 6160-09 award

This medium risk confined space 2-day training course is for the entry controller/top person who controls entry and arrangements for medium risk confined spaces and works within them. It includes the duties of an entry controller, pre- entry procedures, preparing to work safely, using equipment and tools safely, entry into and exit from the medium risk confined space, maintaining communications, and initiating and following emergency arrangements.
The aim of this unit is to reflect the national occupational standard for controlling entry and arrangements for working in a medium risk confined space environment. This unit covers both water and non-water industry areas.

view from inside confined space, looking up. 6160-02 L2 Award in Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces

Learning Outcomes

Prepare to work safely in medium risk confined spaces
Understand entry controller duties and responsibilities
Understand equipment checks and inspections required
Enter and exit to the medium risk confined spaces safely
Work safely and monitor the work team to ensure procedures are followed
Understand the principles of working in medium risk confined spaces
Understand standard protocols for working in medium risk confined spaces
Deal with emergency situations

Course Certification

All persons who successfully complete the practical and written test will receive a City & Guilds 6160-09 Award in Entrant and Entry Controller for Confined Spaces (Medium Risk).


The certificate is valid for three years.


Course Price:               £350.00 + VAT


Course Duration:         2 days


Course Location:         Our purpose-built training facility in Heathfield, Newton Abbot, Devon


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