Confined Space Awareness

The Confined Space Awareness course is designed for persons who supervise, design, distribute or work on a site with confined spaces. This course does not provide the skills or qualification to enter or work within a confined space.

The Confined Space Awareness Course is based on the requirements of the Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011, the Confined Space Code of Practice and Australian Standard AS2865. It provides an overview of what Confined Spaces are, the Work Health and Safety requirements and hazards associated with Confined Spaces. This course does not provide any Entry, Breathing Apparatus or Rescue qualifications.

Confined Space Awareness Public Course Dates

29/11/2018 08:30 - 12:30 Wollongong $240.00 per person Register

Course Outline

Topics include an overview of:

  • The definition of a Confined Space
  • Australian Standards, Code of Practice, Acts and Regulations
  • Confined Space Hazards and Risk Assessments
  • Risk Control Measures and Work Permits
  • Procedures working around Confined Spaces


Course fee includes course materials and refreshments only.  Free off street parking is available.


The course is delivered over a 4 hour period (usually this is the opening 4 hours of the 2 Day Enter and Work in Confined Spaces course). Training is delivered face to face including both theory and practical components with a strong emphasis on the practical application of skills.

Award and Recognition

Successful participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance in Confined Space Awareness.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Delivered in partnership with RTO 91763

Delivered in partnership with RTO 91390