Enter and Work in Confined Space – RIIWHS202D

This course is recognised by BHP and RIO.
BHP recommends participants hold RIIWHS202D Enter and Work in Confined Spaces
in conjunction with MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres course which we offer as a combined course.

$250 per person or contact us for Group Rates

Enter and Work in Confined Space (RIIWHS202D)


This unit covers safe entry and working in confined spaces. It includes the planning and preparation for entry of confined spaces; including hazard identification and implementing controls for the mining and resource industry.


Designed For
This Unit is recommended for participants who are required to enter and work in confined spaces, for the mining and resource industry.

There are no pre-requisite units for this course.

Delivery Mode
Face to face

Participants must have the ability to read and write English and be able to perform practical and theoretical assessment as required.

Course Details 

   Individual bookings:

  • Where: Unit 2, 84 Solomon Road, Jandakot WA 6164.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Time: 8.00am to 4.00pm
  • Dress: Clean standard work wear, enclosed safety shoes, long shirt and pants

   Group Bookings:

  • Group bookings are available at your site or ours. Please contact our office on 94178888 for pricing and site requirements. Up to 10 participants per group.

Course Outline

  • Induction and enrolment
  • Reference documents / legislation
  • Statistics for confined space
  • Correct identification of a Confined Space as per AS 2865:2009
  • Risk management concepts / risk assessments
  • Hazards identification and the hierarchy of hazard control
  • Roles and responsibilities of key personnel
  • Communications
  • Hazardous atmospheres
  • Workplace exposure standards
  • Use of fall protection / rescue equipment
  • First aid appreciation
  • Fire protection awareness
  • Entry permits
  • Emergency procedures
  • Assessment of students’ competence
  • Practical exercise 

Upon Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, each participant will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment and wallet sized card for RIIWHS202D Enter and Work in Confined Space.

Please call 94178888 or email admin@stp.net.au to book or enquire about this course.