City & Guilds Level 2 Working In Low Risk Confined Spaces

The City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces is for those who work in a low-risk environment and includes preparing to work safely, entering and exiting low risk confined spaces safely, using equipment and tools safely, following procedures and dealing with emergencies.

£207.00 +VAT


1 Day

Level Level 2 CS2-LR
Awarding Body

City & Guilds

Course Overview

Course Description

At the end of the training course delegates should be able to:

  • Show an understanding of current legislation associated with confined space work.
  • Recognise and classify a confined space.
  • Produce Safe Systems of Work for entry into confined spaces including point of works risk assessment.
  • Use personal protective equipment, i.e., harnesses and access equipment.
  • Types and safe use of atmospheric monitoring equipment.
  • Types and safe use of escape breathing apparatus and self-contained breathing apparatus.
  • Recognise diseases and understand the necessary personal hygiene requirements associated with confined spaces.

A high proportion of practical exercises, including confined space entry, which will be supplemented with classroom-based tutorials.

Assessment: Practical observation and a short answer question paper.


  • The dangers associated with confined space working
  • How to risk assess a confined space
  • How to classify a confined space
  • The types of escape breathing apparatus and self-contained breathing apparatus
  • How to undertake pre-entry and pre-wearer checks on equipment
  • The necessary manning levels
  • Why there is a need for periodic examinations of equipment
  • The emergency procedures when working in a confined space
  • Perform an entry using self-contained breathing apparatus

PPE required:

  • Hard hat
  • High vis
  • Laced up safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Overalls
  • Safety glasses
  • We recommend delegates be clean shaven

Additional Information

Candidates should inform their trainer if they have any serious health issues, physical problems, special considerations or are taking any medication, which may create difficulties in undertaking elements of this training course. This course is of a physical nature. City & Guilds’ Level 2 Award in Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces Course equips candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge to work safely in low risk confined spaces. Learners will gain an understanding of the procedures and equipment required to perform their daily tasks safely, in line with industry standards.

Other Information

Canning & Coyle Training Centre, Woodside Works, The Close, Horley, RH6 9EB