OSSA Confined Space Entry & Monitor Re-Certification

Class information

$150 per participant

The one hour lecture, OSSA approved,  KG Safety Services Inc. Confined Space Entry & Monitor is a review of the basic knowledge and proficiency that the participants learned in their KG Safety Services OSSA Confined Space Entry & Monitor course with respect to Confined Space entry procedures, legislation and the related OSSA Regional Code of Practice.

KG Safety Services can only re-certify participants that originally tool the KG Safety Services OSSA approved Confined Space Entry & Monitor course within three months of the ticket expiry date. Once a certification is expired the participant must take the 8 hour course again.

The process for re-certification:Certification Process

If a participant is not successful on the exam they must re-take the full 8 hour course.

Confined Space Entry & Monitor Re-Certification

OSSA Confined Space Entry &  Monitor Re-certification Course includes a review of the changes to:

  • Legislation
  • The OSSA Regional Code of Practice
  • The OSSA CSEM Safety Training Standard

Participants are welcome to review theory and in class exercises that cover such things as:

  • Confined Space Monitor Basic Training
  • Confined Space Monitor Responsibilities
  • Confined Space Entry Preparation
  • Classification of Confined Space Entries
  • Basics of Hazardous Atmospheres & Gas testing
  • Entry Authorization
  • Signage/Tagging
  • Confined Space Hazards Isolation & Control

The purpose of the OSSA Confined Space Entry & Monitor Standard program is to ensure that the End-User demonstrates basic knowledge and proficiency in performing the required duties of a Confined Space Monitor.

Program Learning Objectives are as follows:

  1. Understand the regulations relating to confined spaces in Alberta.
  2. Understand the adopted Regional Code of Practice for Confined Spaces.
  3. Understand the importance of the requirement for a competent Confined Space Entry &  Monitor to be in attendance outside the confined space at or near the entrance to keep track of the number of persons inside the confined space at all times.
  4. Understand the requirement for constant communication with personnel inside the confined space.
  5. Understand the importance of the entry permits, entry log and signage for the confined spaces.
  6. Understand the importance of keeping unauthorized persons from entering the confined space.
  7. Understand the importance of not entering a confined space under any circumstance.
  8. Understand the role of the Confined Space Entry & Monitor in an emergency.

Course outline

Take the initial 8 hour course, re-certify 3 months before expiration with our one (1) hour re-certification course and your good for another 3 years before you have to take the 8 hour course again.

Recertification class

Get your OSSA Confined Space Entry & Monitor Training with KGSS!

Currently the only training provider offering OSSA Approved Re-Certification courses.

Site Specific Confined Space Training

Looking for a course that reflects the policies and procedures you currently have in place as well as the regulatory frame work? We do that too!

Contact us to create a site and company specific training course that meets your needs.

On Site Training

Need on-site training? Not a problem, for groups of 6 or more this is offered for no additional cost for sites within the Capital Region.

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