Everything you need to know about confined space training.
The traditional description of a confined space is that of an area which is substantially enclosed, although note that not always entirely, and is one where the is a substantial risk of serious injury either from hazardous substances or conditions within the confined space, a good example of this would a lack of oxygen.
This is a valid concern as a number of people are killed or seriously injured in the UK each year as a direct result of poor safety practice when navigating confined spaces. Confined space training is useful for number of industries from those involving complicated machinery through to simple storage solutions so it is imperative that employees that required to work in confined spaces are equipped with the correct training and knowledge to get the job done safely.
Why do you need confined space training
The short answer is that it’s required by law. The confined space regulations act of 1997 requires that anyone who enters and/or works in a confined space must be trained and competent. At Phoenix safety, we lead the way in confined space training. We run courses including entry into confined spaces in its own right, a course on entry and working in confined spaces and a course of entry, working in and traversing confined spaces. All of which is guild accredited.
Why chose confined space training with Phoenix Safety
When it comes to the safety of your workforce it’s best to go with the experts. At Phoenix safety all of our trainers brings years of real life experience together to ensure that you are truly getting the best training services possible. Phoenix safety works with big and small companies alike in a huge range of backgrounds and it is our goal to work with you to enhance your practical skills that can e used everyday.
We don’t believe in death by power point. At phoenix safety we feel it is paramount that participants get involved in order to get a hands on experience. We have designed our course to be taken on the road so that we can best meed your needs.