Curricula Catalog Course Details
Course Title: Confined Space Awareness
Type of Course: Confined Space
Description: This course covers information necessary in recognizing the special hazards associated with confined spaces. The characteristics of confined spaces including; hazardous atmospheres, pre-entry and periodic testing, continuous monitoring and the laws that protect workers working in confined spaces will be discussed.
Training Provider: Laborers' International Union of North America Training and Education Fund
Instructor Qualifications: Experience in construction and/or environmental remediation. Must have taken the 80-Hour Hazardous Waste Worker Course, the Hazardous Waste Basic Instructor Technical Training and course specific instructor training. Must attend annual instructor refresher training.
Open enrollment: Yes
Delivery Method: Classroom-based
Course Hours: N/A
Intended Audience: Workers who have training and/or experience in construction and may or will be employed at a construction and/or remediation site.
Caveats: 15 students per class. Mock site development and use. Complete sets of training equipment. Performance and written evaluations. Two instructors per class on mock site (or one instructor for five trainees at mock site and for practicals).
Special Instructions: N/A
Laborers' International Union of North America
10 Murdock Road
PO Box 37
Pomfret Center, CT 06259
Confined Space Awareness ( Manual , July 2001 , 256 pp )