Confined Space Entry – Procedure

This course is applicable for all persons who identify, prepare, enter, monitor, work in or provide emergency rescue for confined spaces.

Students learn and demonstrate the procedure as it would apply to the equipment at our facility.

Lessons include:

General considerations:

  • What is a confined space?
  • Workplace survey
  • Isolation of the confined space
  • Roles and responsibilities

Confined space entry permit:

  • Permit management
  • Confined Space Classification and Permit Issuance
  • Confined Space Permit Cancellation
  • DOT-Regulated Valve Pits and Vaults Only

Confined space air monitoring

Rescue and emergency services:

  • General requirements
  • Self-rescue
  • Non-entry rescue
  • Entry rescue

Want to learn more?

The video (above) by ASK-EHS provides a definition of a confined space.

BP employees only: