Approximate time: 15 minutes
The goal of this lesson is to make all employees aware of the potential hazards that may exist in a confined space and understand that special precautions, training, and an approved Confined Space Entry Permit or approved Routine Entry Procedures are required for entry.
Identify characteristics and examples of a confined space.
Identify hazards of confined spaces.
Identify the differences between permit-required and non-permit-required confined spaces.
Recognize the basic requirements of a permit-required confined space entry program.
This course educates all general industry employees about the existence of confined spaces, the type of hazardous conditions that can be present, and the basic requirements for entry into permit-required confined spaces.