About this course

Confined spaces may not be what they appear. This one day course at Tocal will give you the skills and knowledge to ensure that the next confined space you climb into isn’t the last.

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in:
  • planning and preparing for working in a confined space
  • entering, working safely in, and exiting confined spaces.

At a glance:

Location: Statewide
Course duration: 1 day
Start date: Multiple intakes
Number of units: 2
Indicative fees: $495 GST-free


  • Plan and prepare for working in confined space
  • Work in confined space
  • Exit confined space
  • Clean up

  • $485 GST-free

You may be eligible for funding. To find out whether you are eligible, contact a training coordinator in your area.

    • Knowledge aspects such as WHS, acts regulations, Australian standards and codes of practices
    • Selection and correct use of equipment
    • Hazardous Atmospheres including gas monitoring
    • Practical aspects of working in confined spaces including:
      • Hazard identification and Risk Assessment
      • Isolation, permits and authority
      • Correct use of rescue equipment

This course requires a high level of physical fitness and manual dexterity. If you are unsure whether you meet these requirements, please talk to our short course coordinator before enrolment.

This course is mapped to the national units of competency:

  • RIIWHS202E - Enter and work in confined spaces
  • RIIWHS201E - Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

Additional Information

For information on students rights and responsibilities, and the Tocal College Code of Practice see Industry qualification student policies.

Upcoming Scheduled Courses

  • When

    12 July 2022

  • Location

    Yanco campus

  • Venue

    Yanco Agricultural Institute ,2198 Irrigation way, YANCO NSW 2703

  • Contact details

    Contact Name: Courtney Langenbacher

    Phone: Call 02 6951 2775

    Email enquiries: courtney.langenbacher@dpi.nsw.gov.au

  • Additional information

    AgSkilled funding is available to anyone living or working in NSW within the Cotton, Grains, Rice, Viticulture of Production Horticulture industries. Please contact above for more information.

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