Short Courses

Working in a Confined Space

Melbourne Polytechnic's Working in a Confined Space short course will teach you how to work in confined spaces using correct procedures and equipment. The course provides students with the necessary mix of theory and practical skills to improve workplace safety and is nationally accredited and run by industry experienced instructors.

Course Code: SMM061

Fees: $250.00


Working in confined spaces can be dangerous if the correct procedures aren’t in place and the correct equipment is not used. If you need to work in or manage those working in tight spots, Melbourne Polytechnic’s nationally accredited Working in a Confined Space short course teaches you theory and practical skills to improve workplace safety.

The course consists of the following units of competency:

  • MSAPMPER205C Enter Confined Space
  • MSAPMPER200C Work in Accordance with an Issued Permit


  • risk assessment
  • hazard response
  • atmospheric monitoring
  • all legislative requirements

Available Sessions


Start Date: 27/10/2016
End Date: 27/10/2016
Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm


Start Date: 24/11/2016
End Date: 24/11/2016
Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

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Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.