6150-02 Level 2 Award in Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces: Water
The aim of this unit is to assess learners against the national standard in a realistic medium risk environment preparing to work safely; entering and exiting confined spaces safely; preparing and using appropriate respiratory protective equipment (RPE); using equipment and tools safely; following procedures and dealing with emergencies.
There is also a behavioural emphasis on the candidate undertaking the assessment in an efficient and safe manner.
Prepare to work safely in medium risk confined spaces
Enter and exit confined spaces safely
Prepare and use escape breathing apparatus in accordance with manufacturers’ specifications
Use equipment and tools safely and in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions
Follow procedures and work safely
Deal with emergencies
Use appropriate behaviour for working in medium risk confined spaces
Use appropriate water industry knowledge for working in medium risk confined spaces
Apply relevant water industry standards for working in medium risk confined spaces
This unit will be assessed by:
Direct observation of an entry into a medium risk confined space
A written test