Emergency Rescue and Recovery from Confined Spaces, water or other industry.

This course is for those who may be required to conduct rescue and recovery operations from confined spaces in the event of an emergency. Prior to attending this course candidates must hold an accreditation in entry to high risk confined spaces.

Course content

  • Review of confined spaces regulations 1997
  • Dynamic and other risk assessments
  • Permits to work
  • Using rescue equipment safely
  • Recovery of casualties
  • Basic first aid considerations
  • Communication systems
  • PPE, BA, escape systems
  • Site security for incident investigation
  • Decontamination and hygiene


Entry Requirements

Physically fit for this type of work. Must hold existing qualification for entry into high risk confined spaces.

Course Duration

2.5 days


Assessments will include practical exercises and a multiple choice exam.


Certification is valid for 3 years from date of issue. For those wishing to obtain City and Guilds 6150 – 05/55 certification an additional fee of £40 is payable. For these delegates the pre-requisite of 6150-03/53 High Risk confined space entry is required.

Delegate to Tutor ratio

1:6 maximum.

For more information Call 01248 601 546
or email enquiries@outreachrescue.com


Emergency Rescue and Recovery

Days: 2.5
Ratio: 1:6 Max

Dates & prices

Dates available on request
Call 01248 601 546