Safe Work in Confined Space

Course Description

Training and awareness in Confined Space is mandatory for business owners, manager, supervisor, safety auditor or any person working in a confined space. Important legislation will be covered at the seminar as well as all the required permit procedures that are part of the DOLE- Occupational Safety and Health Standards or OSHS for Confined Space entry.

Thorough discussions and exercises, the DOLE Safety Consultant will explain the regulation into terms you can understand. In just eight hours, you'll learn practices and procedures that will keep you in compliance and, best of all, protect your employees. This seminar will also include the responsibilities of each team member of a permit required confined space entrance team.

ENTRY COMPETENCIES of Participants (Prerequisites): Any graduates of vocational or college degree with experience in construction management.

Course Objectives / Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, the participant shall be able to:

  1. Understand the legislation;
  2. Identify elements of a Safe System of Work;
  3. Understand confined space work permit process;
  4. Apply complete process of managing the risk during confined space entry.


  1. Upon completion of the subject, participants will be able to:
  2. Describe Confine space permit entry
  3. Understand permit-required confined spaces
  4. Apply to mitigate hazards encountered while working in a confined space
  5. Instruct workers on the proper use of confined space required equipment
  6. Understand the duties of the Attendant, Entrant and Supervisor
  7. Understand atmospheric hazards and atmospheric and gas testing procedures
  8. Understand ventilation techniques
  9. Apply rescue and emergency procedures


  1. Introduction to confine space legislation
  2. Definitions
  3. Confined Space Hazard Assessment & Hazard Control
  4. Permit to work system
  5. Duties of the entry supervisor, entrant, and attendant
  6. PPE Requirements
  7. Atmospheric Testing and Gas Monitoring
  8. LOTO Procedures
  9. Ventilation System
  10. Emergency & Rescue Procedures
  11. Case Study and Assessment.
    • Makati
    • +63 2 8891 0713
    • +63 2 8751 6482

    • Intramuros
    • +63 2 8524-5572
    • Intramuros
    • 658 Muralla St., Intramuros, Manila 1002, Philippines

    • Makati
    • 333 Sen. Gil Puyat Ave., Makati City 1200, Philippines