Confined Space with Practical Workshop (Telecommunication)

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Description

Training about confined space, those entirely or partially enclosed areas, unfit for occupancy. Confined spaces are uneasy to access and getting out of them imposes challenges. They are therefore a threat to workers’ health and safety (for example: cisterns, tanks, shafts, aircraft wings, etc.).

This training defines confined space (within a practical workshop framework) emphasizing on learning and experimentation, allowing all participants to use the relevant equipment (ventilation, gas detectors, etc.) within realistic simulations.

Contractors, employees and subcontractors in the telecommunication field should be aware of the risks related to working in confined spaces, such as those that can lead to suffocation, poisoning as well as all the risks of explosions and falls, or even death.

Target Audience

Contractors and subcontractors working in the field of telecommunication.

Objectives

  • Acquire and/or broaden the knowledge of health and safety rules prevailing in Quebec and at the federal level regarding confined space and the telecommunication field.
  • Safely use the adapted equipment to work and monitor the work in confined space;
  • To know the specific responsibilities of each participant in the realization or the management of work in confined space;
  • To apply the procedures and the regulatory requirements of the telecommunication field;
  • Know the sources of information and the resource persons available for reference when performing work in confined space.

Course Content

  • Legal framework in Quebec and on a federal level ;
  • Potential risks in confined space and corrective measures;
  • People involved;
  • Equipment;
  • Emergency plan;
  • Management of confined spaces.

Educational Approach

Supervised workshops, presentation and interactive animation.

Material Provided

None.

Evaluation

Evaluation of the acquired knowledge through an exam and observation charts.

Duration

8 hours.

The duration of this training could be adapted to your specific needs when given privately.

 

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