CABWI Level 2 Award in Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces
The CABWI Level 2 Award in Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces allows learners to demonstrate the skills and knowledge required by those who need to work in low risk confined spaces as part of their job role.
The content, structure and assessment requirements of the qualification were developed by CABWI Awarding Body, in consultation with representatives of the water and utilities industries and their training and assessment providers.
This award sits in the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and is regulated by Ofqual.
If the assessment team identifies any queries or issues with the content of the qualification units or the structure, the centre should contact its external quality assurer or the CABWI office in the first instance. The awarding body can then provide advice on the most suitable course of action and consult further with qualification users, employers and / or training providers as necessary.
To achieve a full Level 2 Award in Working in Low Risk Confined Spaces, a learner must complete a single unit: Working in low risk confined spaces.
The unit is assessed using a written knowledge assessment and a practical skills test, conducted in controlled circumstances.
Course materials include a course manual and workbook for your use.
Lunch and refreshments are provided by Rescue Specialist.
The qualification is valid for 3 years.
The course will cover:
- Risk assessment of confined space hazards
- Types of gaseous atmospheres, portable gas monitoring equipment and their use
- The use of harness tripod, man riding winch/fall arrest and safety lines
- Emergency preparedness and procedures
Delegates must be aged 16 or over and medically fit in line with current industry requirements.
Prior Qualifications Required
All equipment will be provided by Rescue Specialist.