The aim of this course is to make you aware of the main safety issues concerning entering and working in confined spaces. You'll explore the hazards associated with entering and working in confined spaces; and you will find out why it is vital to carry out tests before entering any confined space. You will also work through some scenarios and will be asked to choose the safest course of action at each stage.
Mintra is a leading provider of digital learning and Human Capital Management Systems for safety-critical industries worldwide. They develop and deploy software solutions that enable their clients to develop and deploy their people, readily demonstrate compliance and maximise operational efficiency.
From their headquarters in Bergen and offices in Oslo, Stavanger, Aberdeen, Dubai and Singapore, Mintra serves the training, HR, payroll and crew management needs of companies and industry standards bodies in the Maritime and Energy sectors. They currently provide an online portfolio of over 1,400 eLearning courses, including Health, Safety and Environment, Engineering and Technology, Leadership and Management and Trade Skills.
Mintra’s OCS HR crew management system supports the operations of more than 1,800 vessels worldwide, ranging from oil and gas tankers, cargo and passenger ships to drilling rigs, supply and research vessels. Since 2009, they have provided the award winning OPITO MIST Online (Minimum Industry Safety Training) to validate the safety awareness of over 100,000 experienced offshore workers in the UK.
In 2020, Mintra was twice commended in the Scottish Parliament for their initiatives to support Energy workers and their families during the COVID-19 outbreak. To date, Mintra have helped over 1.5 million workers to stay safe, develop skills and verify their competence. The Mintra values state, ‘People are our business. We explore, are open and collaborative, driving performance and delivering with pride.’