USF OTI Education Center

USF Health - College of Public Health

OSHA 2264

2264 – Permit-Required Confined Space Entry

Days: 3  Hours: 20  CEUs: 1.7  Tuition: $550  

Course Description:

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. Minimum student contact hours: 20

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Course Objectives:

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • Define terms specific to permit-required confined space operations
  • Identify current standards governing permit-required confined space entry procedures
  • Describe hazards associated with permit spaces
  • Demonstrate the proper operation of certain testing instruments and explain their limitations
  • Describe appropriate ventilation, personal protective equipment, and emergency procedures that are necessary for entry into permit spaces.

Course Topics:

  • Permit space hazards
  • Entry procedures
  • Ventilation requirements
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Permit system
  • Note: Some math will be required; participants will need calculators with log functions..

ABIH: 3.34

ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event. The current event contains 20 hours which can be claimed for CM credit. Rules and additional information for Event Providers is available at: American Board of Industrial Hygiene


Registration Policy (Changes effective January 2021)

Updated 2021 Nov 17-14:46