This confined space training course will train the operatives in risk assessment and how to plan and carry out a comprehensive search and rescue. This event requires a level 1 medical. It will instil all the knowledge required to deal with situations as they arise and how to document all details. It should be remembered that rescue plans are required for all entrance into confined spaces but that rescue teams may be required in any situation where the operatives detach from the winch line.

This qualification is for those persons who are part of a dedicated rescue team. The event will cover all aspects of planning, strategy, communications and emergency evacuation of a casualty. The event will be practical and theoretical with a staged emergency recovery leading to an assessment of abilities, with a structured report in line with the water authorities and emergency services.


A range of subjects are covered including:-

Search and rescue techniques
The structure of a rescue team
Oxygen administration
Patient packaging
Use of spinal boards and neck braces
Roles and responsibilities of a rescue team
Automatic external defibrillation
Casualty extraction
Communications during an emergency
Practical exercises and assessments
City & Guilds accredited courses available.

Learning Outcomes

Safe use of oxygen therapy
Use of Automatic external defibrillator
Conducting emergency first aid
Use of rescue equipment in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions
Follow procedures and work safely
Deal with emergencies
Patient packaging – using spinal boards, neck braces, splints, dressing etc.
Understand legislation regarding rescue provision
Casualty search and extraction techniques
Course Prices

Price: £450 + VAT* Location: Brighouse, West Yorkshire

*Price includes lunch which will be provided as well as tea, coffee and refreshments throughout the day.

(Prices stated are for CSS UK LTD accredited courses. For City and Guilds Accreditation there is an additional £40 one off cost per person to cover the City and Guilds Registration and Certification charges.)

We can hold confined space training courses nationwide. If you would like us to conduct a confined space training course at your site please use the form below to contact us for a price.


3 Days


This course can only be taken if the candidate has already attained the 03 High Risk qualification and is in receipt of the certificate.


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