Confined Space Awareness and Control of Hazardous Energy
This program is required by OSHA/NJ PEOSH for all those who visit or work in or around confined spaces, i.e., manholes, sewer pipes, storm drains or pipes, digesters, tanks, meter vaults, etc. All aspects of the requirements for Entrants, Attendants, Supervisors and Rescue Teams in addition to atmospheric testing, non-entry rescue and harnesses will be covered. Lockout/Tagout refers to specific practices and procedures to safeguard employees and equipment from the release of hazardous energy during service or maintenance activities. Employees will obtain the knowledge and skills required for safe application, usage, and removal of the energy controls.