Enter and work in confined spaces Initial and Refresher

Course Code
RIIWHS202D(Initial) & 0417CONFSP (Refresher)
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Creation
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Chadstone; Bairnsdale
Course Duration
Part Time: Initially 2 Sessions, Refresher Course 1 Session
Course Cost
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Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day)
Starting Date
Part Time:
  • On demand

Bairnsdale Campus
Katrina Broome
Call: (03) 5150 4280
Email: btcreception@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Chadstone Campus
Phone: (03) 9251 3000
Fax: 1300 094 661 (att: Chadstone)
Email: chadrecept@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This course is aimed at people who are required to work within or near a confined space during the course of their daily employment.

What you will learn

In this course you will learn about:

  • OH&S Act 2004 - Duties of employers, employees, manufacturers and suppliers of plant and equipment
  • Definition of a Confined Space as determined by the Confined Spaces Compliance Code and Australian Standard AS 2865
  • Hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Entry permits
  • Atmospheric testing prior to entry and monitoring of oxygen and other gases using a gas detector
  • Correct wearing of rescue harness, rescue procedures and use of rescue equipment and breathing apparatus in a simulated rescue situation.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Entry Requirements

To undertake this course you must have a current first aid certificate.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute

Course Times

Confined Spaces Initial (1-2 days)

Campus Time Date Cost
Chadstone 8.00am - 4.00pm 2 - 3 February
8:30am - 4:30pm
23 March
Chadstone 8.00am - 4.00pm 30 - 31 March
Chadstone 8.00am - 4.00pm 1 - 2 June
8:30am - 4:30pm 13 July


Confined Spaces Refresher (1 day)

Campus Time Date Cost
Chadstone 8.00am-4.00pm 9 February
Chadstone 8.00pm-4.00pm 7 April
Chadstone 8.00pm-4.00pm 9 June
Bairnsdale 8.30am-4.30pm 22 September $200
Bairnsdale 8.30am-4.30pm 22 October $200
Bairnsdale 8.30am-4.30pm 23 October $200
Bairnsdale 8.30am-4.30pm 18 November $200
Bairnsdale 8.30am-4.30pm 19 November


Confined Space Entry - Rescue

8.30am - 4.30pm
Expression of Interest