Authorised Person Confined Spaces (APCS)

£1,095 + VAT
4 Days
On-siteSlough and York.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds Accredited course has been developed to follow the advice outlined in the Safe Work in Confined Spaces, Confined Spaces Regulations 1997, Approved Code of Practice, Regulations and Guidance L101, MoD Chapter 6 and NHS HTM's/Procedures for Confined Spaces.
Who is This Course For?
This is aimed at those who have been selected for training to become an Authorised Person (Confined Spaces) with responsibilities to implement, manage and control all aspects of confined space operations ensuring that a safe system of work is in place prior to any confined space activities being permitted.
  • The current Health & Safety legislation in respect to confined spaces
  • Gain an understanding of safe systems of work and complete safety documentation including Permits to Work
  • Understand the minimum safety equipment requirements and procedures utilised for safe entry and egress
  • Have an awareness for the responsibilities for individuals within the work team, training and fitness requirements
  • Understand the actions and reporting procedures needed in respect to response to emergencies
  • You will carry out a practical entry into confined spaces using escape breathing apparatus (EBA) and self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA)
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
Medical Fitness documentation (alternatively self certification can be completed on the course). Delegates have the option to bring their own PPE, however this can be provided on the course.

Upcoming Course Dates
York
Monday, 9th March 2020
End date: Thursday, 12th March 2020
Slough
Monday, 11th May 2020
End date: Thursday, 14th May 2020
York
Monday, 20th July 2020
End date: Thursday, 23rd July 2020
Slough
Monday, 17th August 2020
End date: Thursday, 20th August 2020
York
Monday, 19th October 2020
End date: Thursday, 22nd October 2020


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