ZGT-21 Safe Entry and Evacuation with Escape BA – Med Risk

This is our core introduction to confined space access. It is designed to cover the legislation, working practices and safety requirements for access to all types of confined space, and includes the use of single-stage vertical access systems (harnesses, winches and tripods to enter shafts or ladder ways).
The course covers the use of escape breathing apparatus (BA), gas detectors and communication systems.

Key Features

Course Duration1 day

Instructor Ratio8:1

Certification3 years

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Who's it For?

Anyone who is required to enter simple vertical-access confined spaces as part of their work, for example drains, sumps, shafts, trenches or silos.

What's Included?

  • The Confined Space Regulations 1997
  • Dangerous atmospheres and COSHH
  • Isolation of confined spaces
  • Personal gas detection equipment and monitoring
  • Safe systems of work and the permit system
  • Use and inspection of harnesses, winches and tripods
  • Use of positive pressure escape BA I Emergency procedures

Any Requirements?

Candidates should be physically fit and medically capable of using positive pressure breathing apparatus

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

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