OSHA: Confined Space


This course teaches employees who work in confined spaces how to recognize and evaluate potential confined space hazards. A clear understanding of the dangers confined spaces may present can prevent injury and even death.


Hours: 0.25


Certificates provided by accrediting body (0 Match)

Course Details

Course Code: REL-ALL-0-CONFSP
Hours: 0.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 2/28/2022
Learning Objectives:
Describe a confines space.
Explain the hazards associated with a confined space.
List the elements of a Permit Spaces Program.

Section 1: Introduction
A. About this Course
B. Learning Objectives
Section 2: Confined Spaces
A. Confined Spaces Defined
B. Atmospheric Hazards
C. Physical Hazards
D. Personal Protective Equipment for Confined Spaces
E. Let's Review
F. Summary
Section 3: Permit Spaces Program
A. Permit-Required Confined Spaces
B. Permit Plan
C. Prevent Unauthorized Access
D. Authorized Access Procedure
E. Let's Review
F. Summary
Section 4: Conclusion
A. Summary
B. Course Contributor
C. Resources
D. References

Instructor: Frank Castillo, MSEd
Frank Castillo is a Senior Safety Consultant for East Coast Risk Management. He has an Environmental Safety and Health (MESH) degree from NC State University, and a C-MESH (Construction Manager of Environmental Safety and Health) as well as a Masters of Science in Secondary Education from the University of Miami. Prior to joining ECRM, Frank worked as a Safety Professional for WakeMed Health & Hospital system in Raleigh, NC, where he earned the Certified Healthplace Safety Professional (CHSP) credential. Frank was also served as an OSHA Safety Compliance Officer for the state-run NC Department of Labor. Disclosure: Frank Castillo, MSEd has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: entry level General Staff; in the following settings: All Healthcare Settings.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous Distance Learning with interactivity which includes quizzes with questions/answers, and posttests.
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