Unit Transitioned – course available from 20/09 | Enter and Work in Confined Spaces Course
RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces
Please note: This course contains the new unit of competency – RIIWHS202E which supersedes RIIWHS202D which is due to expire on the 21st October 2021. Both units are equivalent with minimal changes. Bookings for this course are available from the 20th September.
ERGT’s Enter and Work in Confined Spaces (EWICS) course is designed for individuals entering and working in confined spaces (enclosed or partially enclosed) to enable them to perform tasks such as maintenance and servicing. Completion of this 1-day comprehensive training course will grant you the nationally recognised unit of competency RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces.
The expected learning outcomes for the Nationally Recognised Training unit RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces are:
- Plan and prepare for working in confined spaces
- Work in confined spaces
- Exit confined spaces
- Clean up
Training Standard Pre-requisites
There are no training standard pre-requisites for this course.
ERGT Required Skills and Knowledge
There are no ERGT required skills and knowledge applicable for this course.
ERGT Desired Skills and Knowledge
The Enter and Work in Confined Spaces Training course is aimed at experienced workers who are in fulltime or part time employment and have completed a vocational level 2 certificate or higher qualification. The trainee should be familiar with writing routine reports, such as handover notes and maintenance reports, clarifying work instructions, communicating with team members about routine operations, working in accordance with workplace safety standards, reporting hazards and obtaining permits.
Medical and Health Standards
A health questionnaire and declaration of fitness will be required at course registration. Please contact ERGT for any concerns regarding completion of practical training and assessment requirements and to discuss options for reasonable adjustments.
A government issued photo identification and valid USI is required for course registration.
Structure and Assessment
This course is delivered through classroom presentations, activities and participant discussion as well as practical components within a simulated workplace environment using specialised equipment. Trainees will demonstrate their competence through direct observation, oral and/or written assessment and practical exercises.
Ongoing Maintenance of Skills
In alignment with industry expectations and to ensure ongoing competence and capability ERGT recommends skills maintenance be conducted every 2 years.
Authority / Regulator
Nationally Recognised Training is regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), which is the national regulator for Australia’s vocational education and training sector.
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