Free Online Training on Confined Space Identification

Blog Post created by kategreene Employee on Sep 14, 2016



NFPA has created a 5-minute online training program to help identify confined spaces. You may have a confined space on your property and not even know it. Developed by Nancy Pearce, CIH, Senior Fire Protection Engineer and staff liaison to the NFPA 350 Technical Committee, this interactive program is a great resource for you to share.


NFPA 350: Safe Confined Space Entry and Work Online Training Series is dedicated to protecting workers from confined space hazards. Three one-hour online modules use a combination of scenario-based interactive exercises, onscreen visuals, and video to explain how to protect personnel who enter into confined spaces for inspection or testing or to perform associated work. Knowledge checks and printable job aids help ensure you're ready to apply concepts effectively on the job.


NFPA also offers a 2-day training with practical guidance on how to comply with the requirements in the OSHA regulations. The expert-led NFPA 350: Guide for Safe Confined Space Entry and Work training program is designed to help you identify, evaluate, and control confined space hazards, so you can avoid potentially deadly incidents. October classes are filling quickly so don’t delay! Learn more here


NFPA 350: Guide for Safe Confined Space Entry and Work, 2016 Edition, is available in a book format and by

clicking on free access to review online. This all-new Guide is essential for anyone who designs, enters or works in confined spaces, or supervises workers in a facility that has one or more confined spaces including facility managers, risk managers, safety directors, architects, engineers, industrial hygienists, construction workers, and technicians. Be prepared to recognize, evaluate, and control confined space entry hazards.