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Confined space entry – procedure

Confined space

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-rescueNon-entry rescue
  • Entry rescue

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bp employees only