Our confined space training courses can be tailored to your requirements and can cover all levels of competency, from basic awareness training through to City & Guilds 6160 suite of courses.

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 tunnelling, 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.

Vacancy Confined Space Trainer

NEW 6160-02 City & Guilds Medium Risk Confined Space

City & Guilds 6160-02 is for those who work in a medium risk environment and includes preparing to work safely, entering and exiting medium risk confined spaces safely, using equipment and tools safely, following procedures and dealing with emergencies.

Duration: 2 days Read more
High Risk Confined Space Training

NEW 6160-03 City & Guilds High Risk Confined Space

City & Guilds 6160-03 is for those working in a high risk environment and includes preparing to work safely, entering and exiting high risk confined spaces safely, using equipment and tools safely, following procedures and dealing with emergencies.

Duration: 3 days Read more
Vacancy Confined Space Trainer

NEW 6160-07 City & Guilds Award in Direct Emergency Rescue and Recovery of Casualties

City & Guilds 6160-07 This unit is for anyone who directs the activities of a team for rescue or recovery in confined spaces. This may include rescue team leader, coordinator, entry controller/top person or supervisor in relation to rescue and recovery of casualties, planning and preparing for emergency operations, mobilising rescue teams, directing and monitoring rescue activities, reporting and securing sites after incidents or emergencies.

Duration: 1 day Read more
Vacancy Confined Space Trainer

NEW 6160-08 City & Guilds Award in Working as a Member of a Rescue and Recovery Team in Confined Spaces

City & Guilds 6160-08 This unit is for anyone who works as part of a rescue and recovery team in confined spaces. It includes preparing to carry out emergency activities, entering and exiting confined spaces safely, using emergency equipment, casualty recovery and handling devices in accordance with manufacturers’ specifications, rescuing and recovering casualties, following procedures, and working safely.

Duration: 3 days Read more

Confined Space 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
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

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