Our confined space training courses can be tailored to your requirements and can cover all levels of competence, from basic awareness training through to City & Guilds Level 5 Award in Manage Work in Confined Spaces.

Serious injuries and emergencies in confined spaces occur across a wide range of industries. We equip your staff to work safely or respond to critical situations, whether in sewers, underground tunnels, complex manufacturing plants or simple storage vessels.

Training can take place at our dedicated confined space training facility in West Sussex, or we can provide training at your place of work, using our state of the art Mobile Confined Space Training Unit.  Custom built for Alpha Training to meet City and Guilds requirements, the truck is fully equipped with over 30m of tunneling, 3m vertical entry shaft, CCTV cameras, and comes with many other benefits and features.

Our courses are delivered by experienced front line emergency service professionals and industry specialists, who are able to offer a holistic approach to confined space working and management.  Their expertise, combined with the use of a complete spectrum of modern confined space entry, working and rescue equipment means that you will benefit from the most up-to-date, dynamic and realistic training available in the UK today.

Confined Space Basic Entry

This course is aimed at anyone working in confined spaces such as sewers, vessels, tanks and chambers, who need a foundation course in understanding safe confined space working. This course includes the use of a variety of safety equipment, personal protective equipment and respiratory protective equipment.

Duration: 6 hours Read more
Low Risk Confined Space Training

Low Risk Confined Spaces – City and Guilds 6150-01/51

City and Guilds 6150-01/51
This course is aimed at anyone working in low risk confined spaces that have shallow entry with adequate natural or mechanical ventilation, where access is simple and unobstructed and there is no likely risk of flooding, for example meter pits, valve chambers, booster-pumping stations and PRV chambers.

Duration: 1 day Read more
High Risk Confined Space Training

High Risk Confined Spaces – City and Guilds 6150-03/53

City and Guilds 6150-03/53
This course is aimed at anyone working in high risk confined spaces such as sewers, vessels, tanks and chambers, who need to use full respiratory protection such as self-contained breathing apparatus or breathing apparatus airlines due to an irrespirable environment.

Duration: 3 days Read more
Rescuing Casualties from Confined spaces

Emergency Rescue and Recovery of Casualties from Confined Spaces – City and Guilds 6150-05/55

City and Guilds 6150-05/55
Emergency Rescue and Recovery of Casualties from Confined Spaces.
This course is aimed at anyone working as part of a dedicated confined space safety and rescue team. The course is designed to cover all aspects of basic rescue techniques, procedures and arrangements associated with rescue from confined spaces in a variety of environments.

Duration: 3 days Read more
Level 5 Managing Work in Confined Space Courses

Manage Work in Confined Spaces – Level 5 City & Guilds 6150-61

This course is designed for managers that are responsible for organising and planning work activities within a confined space. The manager may or may not supervise the actual job. This course focuses on planning, organizing and managing work safely in confined spaces including legislative roles and responsibilities, health and safety considerations and equipment requirements.

Duration: 5 days Read more

Breathing Apparatus Industrial Wearer – Initial

This course is aimed at anyone working in irrespirable environments where the use of working compressed air breathing apparatus is required for either short durations for specific tasks or prolonged working. This may include working with chemicals or gases, viral risks or dusts and particles as an example.

Duration: 6 hrs Read more

Breathing Apparatus Industrial Wearer – Refresher

This course is aimed at anyone working in irrespirable environments where the use of working compressed air breathing apparatus is required for either short durations for specific tasks or prolonged working. This may include working with chemicals or gases, viral risks or dusts and particles as an example. The course is a refresher on existing skills and knowledge and offers the opportunity receive updated information.

Duration: 3 hrs Read more
Face Fit testing open days

Face Fit Testing – Open test days

Alpha Training provide a Face Fit test service from our Training Academy in West Sussex. We hold regular ‘open’ Face Fit days for individuals and small groups.

Duration: 30 minutes Read more