Learn about the potential hazards of working in confined spaces with this ProTrainings Awareness Course.
CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Training Approved by Skills for Care

This short level 1 course raises the awareness of working in a confined space and identifies the potential dangers that could exist. Confined spaces are in many workplaces which can lead to entrapment, ventilation issues and accidents. This course is based on the current HSE recommendations on working in confined spaces. 

This course is available as a TQUK regulated qualification Level 2 as well as ProTrainings qualification. Currently, the course is available as a classroom course and in summer 2017 it will be launched as a video e-learning course. Once the online course is live it will then be available as a blended course. 

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Builders
  • Maintenance workers
  • Groundworkers
  • Factory workers
  • Water and sewerage workers

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • ProTrainings Health and Safety Awareness level 1 & 2 student manual V4.2
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Confined Spaces Regulations
  • Confined Spaces Regulations 1997
  • Confined Spaces Regulations 1997. Approved Code of Practice, Regulations and guidance from the HSE
  • Coronavirus COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • First Aid at Work Regulations 1981 HSE document
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • HSE Confined spaces A brief guide to working safely
  • HSE guide to safety signs in the workplace
  • HSE guide to working at height
  • HSE leaflet on How the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations apply to health and social care
  • HSE newsletter on the use of ladders
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Link to the HSE website
  • ProTrainings Defibrillator eGuide
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • The Selection, management and use of mobile elevating work platforms
  • Tower Scaffolds
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Working Safely - Confined Spaces
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Workplace health, safety and welfare A short guide for managers from the HSE
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What is CPD and why is having Certified CPD important?

CPD stands for Continuous Professional Development and is required in many business sectors. Even if you do not require a set CPD credit level, having Certifed CPD ensures the quality of training. ProTrainings are the highest gold standard of CPD ensuring that all courses are externally verified and mapped to the highest levels.

What is "SCORM ready" and will courses run on a LMS?

SCORM Ready means that online courses can run on any compatible Learning Management System (LMS). SCORM courses run seamlessly on your existing LMS system without a separate login so staff only login using the existing company system. ProTrainings online courses have an advanced SCORM ready system to give more features than any other company.

Are courses all online or can I take a blended or class case locally?

Most of our courses are available as online or classroom-based at a training centre locally.  We can also send an instructor to your business to save travel and tailor the course to your business.  To save time and money you can take most courses in a blended format with online and class training.

Do I receive a certificate after completing your online training?

Yes, when you complete the online course you will be able to download and print a compliant completion certificate, evidenced-based learning statement to confirm course content and a certified CPD statement. There is no extra charge for the certificate.  You can also buy a printed certificate to be posted to you for a small extra fee.

What training courses do you offer and how are they delivered?

We offer a full range of training courses across all business sectors as video online, blended and nationwide at your business or our local training centres. With over 300 courses you can learn at a time and place that meets your busy schedules and save money on travel and costs away from the office.

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