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Confined Space Entry - Low/Medium Risk

A course designed to provide the individual with the skills and confidence to operate in a Low – Medium Risk Confined Space.

Guardian Training Academy - Sheerness, Kent, UK
Friday, October 6, 2023


Price per Person: £175.00 + VAT

Length: 1 Day

Trainer to Delegate Ratio: 1:8

Location: Guardian Sheerness or On-Site

Certificate Validity: 3 Years

To give delegates the basic required knowledge and skills to be able to work safely in a confined space where a hazardous atmosphere is not normally present but there is a foreseeable risk of conditions becoming dangerous.

A Low Risk Confined Space is defined as ‘shallow entry with adequate natural or mechanical ventilation, where access is simple and unobstructed and there is no risk of flooding.

A Medium Risk Confined Space exists where there are access issues and a realistic expectation of encountering a Specified Risk (fire or explosion, overheating, asphyxiation, drowning).

Those taking part in this training should consider and plan for the Work at Height implications of accessing and working within a Confined Space. A Work at Height module can be added, a further 1/2-day training will be required. The course can be delivered on site, providing minimum theory and practical facilities are available, or at the Guardian training facility in Kent. 

Course Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course delegates will be able to understand:

  • The general Health & Safety duties of employers and employees in the workplace
  • The basics of the Confined Spaces Regulations 1997
  • The definition of a Confined Space and associated Specified Risks
  • Confined space hazards
  • Atmospheric monitoring including portable gas detection
  • Types of escape breathing apparatus
  • Safe system of work for low/medium risk Confined Spaces
  • Emergency considerations

Participants Will Receive:

  • Certificate lasting 3 years
  • Direct support from the Guardian training team and Guardian Fall customer service.

Important Information:


All personnel participating in Safety Training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating. Delegates will be required to sign a statement stating that they are medically fit to participate in safety training and that they do not suffer from any medical illness or are under the influence of any narcotic substance or alcohol.


  • Suitable clothing for practical training
  • Safety boots
  • Other PPE will be provided

Documents Required:

Photo ID 


Suitable for anyone in confined space activities


    This is a Guardian certificate. Training content is in line with Confined space regs 1997, occupational standards, the confined space ACOP and HSE guidance.

      Guardian Training Academy - Sheerness, Kent, UK
      Friday October 6, 2023

      Confined Space Entry - Low/Medium Risk

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