Confined Spaces Training


A confined space is any area that is not intended for human occupancy, has limited access or has the potential to contain a toxic or oxygen deficient atmosphere. Training is necessary for supervisors, stand-by-people, workers entering confined spaces and rescue personnel. When entering a confined space you must be able to operate an atmospheric testing device to determine whether a suitable atmosphere exists to work safely.

Course Content
  • Hazards of confined spaces
  • Selection, use, fit and maintenance of safety equipment
  • Assessment procedures
  • Control measures
  • Emergency procedures
NZQA Unit Standards Included

17599: Plan a confined space entry

18426: Demonstrate knowledge of hazards associated with confined space

25510: Operate an atmospheric testing device to determine a suitable atmosphere exists to work safely

Confined Spaces 2 Day Course

This full course option includes training is necessary for supervisors, a stand-by-person, personnel and contractors entering confined spaces as well as rescue personnel. Industries include chemical manufacture, underground services, energy industry, ship building & repair, construction, telecommunications and energy industries.

Confined Spaces Refresher

This is a refresher course for safely entering, working in and exiting a confined space. It is for trainees who have previously completed the Confined Spaces Training – please see pre-requisites to check you are eligible to attend this course.

Roadtrain recommends that a refresher is completed every two years.


Attendees on the refresher course must demonstrate that full NZQA training or refresher training has been completed within the last two years

Please contact us for course pricing and dates or 0800 667744