OSHA’s comprehensive rescue course is also available online in addition to offline classes; it gives participants the knowledge and skills they need to identify confined space risks in contemporary environments. When responding to restricted space rescues, rescuers should be able to perceive, evaluate, and foster a rescue plan. This program will equip the rescuers with the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out practical rescues from a variety of confined spaces.
Members will gain the skills necessary to have an impact on a safe and convenient
rescue of an injured or hurt worker from a confined space. In every aspect of this program, cooperation, security, and group-improvement skills are emphasized.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
The intentional audience for this course is all those people who are working or maintaining
operation on site. These personnel include
a) Treatment, storage and disposal personnel;
b) Hazardous waste cleanup personnel;
c) Emergency responders (HAZMAT personnel).
Legitimate Necessity of confined space entry and rescue.
Risks in Restricted Confined Spaces.
Managing Risks in Limited Spaces
Prerequisite for Confined Space: Workplace Safety and Legal.
Rescue in Confined Spaces.
Activity Method for Breathing Apparatus
Tools for Investigation.
Students are expected to take quiz after every module as a test of their competence. The quiz will
contain short questions from the respective modules.