6150-03 Level 2 Award in Working in High Risk Confined Spaces: Water
The aim of this unit is to assess learners against the national standard in a realistic high risk environment preparing to work safely; entering and exiting confined spaces safely; preparing and using self-contained open-circuit breathing apparatus; 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 high risk confined spaces
Enter and exit confined spaces safely
Prepare and use self-contained open circuit breathing apparatus in accordance with manufacturers’ specifications
Use equipment and tools safely and in accordance with manufacturers’ specifications
Follow procedures and work safely
Deal with emergencies
Use appropriate behaviour for working in high risk confined spaces
Use appropriate water industry knowledge for working in high risk confined spaces
Apply relevant water industry standards for working in high risk confined spaces
This unit will be assessed by:
Direct observation of an entry into a high risk confined space
A written test