Enter & Work in Confined Spaces Refresher

This unit covers the Entering and Working in Confined Spaces in the Resource and Infrastructure industries.

Course Details

DURATION: 5 Hours (Approx.)

This course is also available online

Units of Competency

  • RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces


Course Information

It includes planning and preparing for entry of confined spaces, entry and working in confined spaces, exiting confined spaces and cleaning up.

This unit is appropriate for those working in confined spaces (enclosed or partially enclosed) for the purpose of carrying out work or inspections and also is appropriate for those performing sentry or stand-by person roles, at worksites within:

  • Civil construction
  • Coal mining
  • Drilling
  • Extractive industries
  • Metalliferous mining
  • General construction

This nationally recognised training program provides participants with the unit of competency for Enter and Work in Confined Spaces. Participants who successfully complete this program will achieve a Statement of Attainment which forms part of RII20220 Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations.


Certificate Issue

All competent students will receive a Statement of Attainment upon successful completion for the above unit of competency which forms part of the RII20220 Certificate II in Surface Extraction Operations.



As a prerequisite, all participants must submit a copy of their previous qualification which must be within five years of the issue date.