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Confined Space Entry Procedures with Full Working Breathing Apparatus and Rescue Procedures

Course Code: BA2

Course Duration: 2 Days

Who Should Attend?

Managers, Supervisors, Engineers, Operatives.


To provide delegates with an understanding of the use of and planned maintenance of airline breathing equipment.


  • Current legislation.
  • Recognition of confined spaces.
  • Dangers associated with these areas including video film.
  • Human respiratory system.
  • Appreciation of different types of atmospheres.
  • Use of gas detection equipment in hazardous atmospheres.
  • Use of personal protective equipment, i.e. ropes, harnesses and man riding hoists.
  • Use of escape breathing apparatus.
  • Different types of full working breathing apparatus and ancillary equipment.
  • Pre-entry checks on equipment.
  • Safe systems of work for entry into confined spaces.
  • Methods of communication.
  • Manning levels.
  • Emergency procedures and rescue techniques.
  • Practical exercises and wearing sessions.
  • Practical use of escape set and full working breathing apparatus.
  • Vertical entry and egress using a tripod and winch.
  • Diseases and personal hygiene associated with confined spaces.
  • Awareness of resuscitation equipment.
  • Awareness of the need for periodic examinations of equipment.
  • Course assessment (theory and practical).

Training Methods

Lectures, videos, overhead projection, demonstrations and practical exercises, handouts and written assessment.

Number of Delegates

6 maximum.

Suggested Follow Up Courses

The Use of Airline Breathing Apparatus, Basic Emergency First Aid, CPR and Oxygen Resuscitation Techniques.

Contact Us

FTT (GB) Limited
Glen Farm,
EX14 2GY
Tel: 08454 303 388
Calls cost up to 4p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.
Tel: 01404 41294
Fax: 08715 603 388
Email: enquiries@FTTonline.com


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