Overview

This confined space and operate breathing apparatus course includes the theoretical and practical components to meet the skills and knowledge required to safely and competently enter and work in confined spaces, and operate a breathing apparatus in a hazardous or toxic environment.

Participants will gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Applicable legislations and procedures
  • Definitions and types of confined spaces
  • Hazard identification and risk management procedures
  • Hazardous atmospheres including gas monitoring techniques
  • Isolation, purging, ventilation, permits and authority
  • Roles and responsibilities of team including standby
  • Rescue equipment and procedures
  • Equipment and pre-donning inspections
  • Correct donning of breathing apparatus
  • Operating a breathing apparatus
  • Moving and searching in a reduced visibility environment
  • Communication procedures and the use of control tally board
  • Cleaning, maintenance and storage of breathing apparatus

As this course covers two (2) units of competency, please note that classes may not run consecutively.

Training and assessment is conducted at Site Skills Training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable industry training facilities.

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This course is suitable for those who are required to enter and work in confined spaces, and are required to wear a breathing apparatus due to the confined space, or presence of hazardous gases or vapours, oxygen-deficient atmosphere or other situations.

A basic to moderate English language, literacy and numeracy skill level is required.

All participants are required to wear the following minimum PPE to enter our facilities:

  • Fully enclosed shoes (steel-capped boots preferred)
  • Long-sleeve shirt with high visibility
  • Long work pants

Additional PPE may be required depending on the course requirements.

Upon successful completion of this course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units of competency will be issued:

MSMWHS216 Operate breathing apparatus
RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces

 

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Perth Facility Map of Site Skills Training

Perth Facility

72-80 Belgravia St,
Belmont, Perth WA 6104

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Aaron Bandholz


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Andrew Helene

State Sales Manager

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West Brisbane Facility

55 Mica Street, Carole Park,
Ipswich QLD 4300

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

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North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

Darwin Facility Map of Site Skills Training Provider

Darwin Facility

1 Campion Road, East Arm
Darwin NT 0822

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Rob Smart

Regional Sales Manager

Gladstone Facility of Site Skills Training

Gladstone Facility

17-19 South Tree Drive,
South Trees, Gladstone QLD 4680

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

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Casey McGuire

Regional Sales Manager

We have worked with the best in the industry.

We work with companies who view industrial training as more than just a means to maintain compliance, it’s an opportunity to improve efficiency, improve safety and avoid down-time.

Industry Partner for Site Skills Training -BHP
Industry Partner-Conoco Phillips
Industry Partner-Oil Search
Industry Partner- Origin
Site Skills Training Industry Partner-Rio Tinto
Industry Training Partner- Santos
Industry Training Partner- Urban Utilities Queensland