Phoenix Safety Services offers a gas freeing confined spaces course that is specifically designed for you as a manager, team leader, or safety advisor. The necessity of the course applies to anyone working or who has a responsibility for gas freeing confined spaces. We offer the course as part of a Permit to work or as a safety procedure.
What Primary Goal do we Hope to Achieve?
It is critical as a worker to understand your duties and responsibilities under the specified regulations. And this will enable you to implement and adopt the most suitable method of checking the gas in a confined space and freeing it.
What is the Course Structure?
We have structured the course suitably to make it easier to understand and more interesting. The course involves the following topics:
- Overview of current legislation
- Duties of the employer & employee
- Atmospheric hazards
- Use of Gas detection equipment
- Use of Rescue harness & lifting equipment
- Health & Hygiene
- Selection & use of PPE
- Safe system of work/Permit to work
- Emergency communications/procedures
- Practical exercise/assessment
At the completion of the course, you will be required to take part in a practical exercise that involves the use of standard gas check methods. You will also take up a written test after which a Phoenix Safety Certificate of competence will be awarded after completion of the course.
Understanding the various safety measures and precautions that you should take gives you greater control over your working environment. It makes you more secure and increases your productivity.