RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces and MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres 1 Day Course

Course Fee : $225.00


Enter & Work in Confined Spaces Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to enter and work in confined spaces in the resources and infrastructure industries.

It applies to those working in operational roles. They generally work under supervision to undertake a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures and take responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.

Licensing, legislative and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories and industry sectors. Users must check requirements with the relevant body before applying the unit.

Gas Test Atmospheres Description

This unit of competency covers the skills and knowledge required to test the working atmosphere, using electronic test apparatus, to find out if it is safe for the proposed work.

It applies to situations where an individual may be required to carry out gas testing of an atmosphere prior to entering a specific area or workspace. The competency requires the person to interpret readings and take actions based on the interpretation.

The working environment may be hazardous, unpredictable, subject to time pressure, chaotic and expose responders to risk, on land or water, by day or night. Workplace atmospheres may include visible and invisible hazards and hazardous surfaces.

The unit is suitable for use in the following situations:

This unit of competency applies to an individual working alone or as part of a team or group and working in liaison with other shift team members and the control room operator, as appropriate.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Course fee of $225* per person paid in advance. *Please refer to our Schedule of Fees and Charges for full information printed copies available from www.amstraining.com.au our can be emailed to you.

Where the value for an individual’s combined course fee’s is more than $1500 a deposit will be paid, with balance to be paid before the training completion.


Course duration is 1 Day in line with industry recommendation.

This course starts at 8am and finishes at 4pm.

Learning & self-assessment materials are made available to all students once course fees are paid allowing self-paced learning prior to the course.


Identifies and interprets information from workplace procedures, documentation, and regulations.
Find out gas testing regime/sampling patterns
Interpret and report readings

Produces and completes written documents required for workplace procedures.
Maintain records of tests and results.

Monitors and minimises own exposure to worksite risks and hazards during activities.

Oral communication
Uses a range of communication techniques and systems to communicate with others
Communicate required actions

If English is a second language for participants or has any concerns with Language literacy and or numeracy or any other learning challenges or needs, you should discuss with the administration team prior to enrolment and trainer assessor prior to the course commencement.

Learning materials are made available to all students once course fees are paid allowing self-paced learning prior to the course.

Delivery Mode

AMS Training offers this course for face to face as a public course held at AMS Training 1/22 Beresford Rd Yarrawonga.

For group bookings we can complete this course at your workplace or AMS Training.

· Problem solving activities and scenarios.
· Short answer questions.
· Written multiple choice questions.
· Group participation.
· Practical Tasks.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

A USI is your individual education number for life. It also gives you an online record of your VET training undertaken in Australia. Students must have a unique student identifier (USI) to obtain their nationally accredited certificate. To apply for a USI go to www.usi.gov.au. If you have undertaken any VET training since 2015, you may already have a USI. Find it now.

Complaints & Appeals

Full details of our complaints and appeals process are included in our Learner Handbook, printed copies available from www.amstraining.com.au can be emailed to you.


Information regarding cancellations can be obtained in our Learner Handbook, printed copies available from www.amstraining.com.au can be emailed to you.


On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued an AQF certification. Training and assessment are provided in line with all Registered Training Organisation obligations including but not limited to providing quality training and assessment outcomes & complying with the standards for RTOs 2015.

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A few things to consider

Once you pay, we email you the learner guide and you can study for your course.

You will need to complete a closed book exam for the Forklift and EWP High Risk Work Licence courses.

We offer a free resit for anyone that does not pass on their first attempt.

We have smaller class sizes, so the trainer will have more time to assist you.

A verbal assessment may be used for the closed book exam, if required.

Night class options are now available.

We all get busy during the week but the great news is, AMS Training offer after-hours courses. Options available include public and weekend Forklift and EWP courses.

We also offer after-hours courses and Verification of Competency (VOC).  For group bookings this can include night classes or weekends.

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