This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage, and training requirements. This course features workshops on permit entry classification, instrumentation, and program development. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify permit and non-permit required confined spaces, reference the OSHA Permit-Required Confined Spaces Standard, conduct atmospheric testing, and implement a permit-required confined space program.

SCHEDULE:

October 12–14, 2021
8:30 am to 4:30 pm Tuesday–Thursday

Please note that the class size is limited, and safety precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will be followed strictly. All attendees will be required to follow safety protocols.

Location

Univeristy of Alaska Anchorage - Gordon Hartlieb Hall
3300 Seawolf Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
United States

Directions and Accommodations

Access to Gordon Harlieb Hall (GHH) is restricted, so someone will meet you at the locked door to let you in. The entrance door is inset and somewhat hidden on the west side of the building between GHH and the welding building. Please call Lynda Kreps at (907) 786-6421 if you need assistance.

PARKING: 
The UAA parking lots require daily paid metered parking and allow for in and out privileges. Payment can also be made using the Passport Parking app on your phone, https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/about/administrative-services/departments/bus...

DIRECTIONS - PDF map to UAA GHH