Confined Space Awareness Training – Train-the-Trainer

Confined Space Awareness Training – Train-the-Trainer

Course Duration
1 day


Course Summary

Confined space work involves some of the most critical hazards in workplaces today. Failure to identify confined spaces, properly assess the hazards in these spaces, and create a space-specific plan prior to entry, can lead to catastrophic loss.

Our course, delivered by seasoned instructors, is designed to provide workplace instructors with the knowledge and skill required to competently deliver the program. The course contains the following forms: Hazard Assessment, Entry Plan, and Entry Permit.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the definition of a confined space
  • Discuss the elements of a confined space program (hazard assessment, entry plan, and entry permit)
  • Explain confined space hazards, controls, and rescue
  • Explain the responsibilities of workplace parties
  • Explain confined space documentation

Note: This is an awareness course only. The employer must still provide plan-specific training; this may include training on equipment and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) related to the space.

Course Materials

In addition to expert-led training, you will receive:

  • 1 Leader’s Guide – a resource to help guide you in leading training
  • 10 Participant Manuals – to distribute to your first 10 learners
  • CD containing read-only PowerPoint presentation files, sample certificates
  • 1-course materials order form to order additional materials as needed
  • 1 wall certificate and 1 wallet card

Target Audience

Managers with experience working in confined spaces who wish to become Certified Instructors


You must meet the following criteria to be eligible to take the Confined Space Awareness Train-the-Trainer course.

Legislative Reference

O.Reg. 632/05 s.8(1); O.Reg. 632/05 s.9

Continuing Education Credits

HRPA has approved this course for CPD. Please contact us at 800.815.9980 to find out more.