Confined Space Rescue


Training Plan
Confined Space Rescue (1)
CSR CERT III PERTH 20-21.06.24: 20-06-2024 to 21-06-2024 at Perth Training Centre, Maddington, WA Apply
CSR CERT III PERTH 8-9.08.24: 08-08-2024 to 09-08-2024 at Perth Training Centre, MADDINGTON, WA Apply

This course covers the competency associated with the identification, avoidance, review, and evaluation of workplace risks and hazards, maintenance of personal safety and the reporting to supervisors and team members. The course participants will also learn the necessary skills to undertake rescue in confined spaces.


This course covers the skills and knowledge required to undertake rescues in confined spaces as a member of a single organisation or team involving multiple organisations. This includes a wide range of rescue and environmental situations which may incorporate industrial, rural, bush and extreme environmental conditions. Participants will also gain the competency to participate in rescue operations as a member of a rescue team along with the competency to provide emergency care pending the arrival of appropriately qualified personnel.

The unit applies to personnel required to detect and identify contaminants at a hazardous materials incident using specialist equipment to identify the materials, assess risks posed by the materials identified and to formulate a plan for their safe isolation and mitigation.

Payment Plan
Payment Amount Paid By Upfront
Course Price: ***Payment is required to secure your booking, please contact our office*** $720.00 Yes
Note: All payments are represented in Australian dollars

The course will be conducted over 2 days.

Entry Requirements

Photo ID must be presented on arrival at the training premises.

Face must be clean shaven to ensure an adequate seal with the BA face mask.

Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
- Writing is required to the level of completing written assessments.
- Numeracy is required to enable the determination of similar activities.

Qualification Requirements

Pre-requisite PUAFIR306 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident (Completed in this course)
Pre-requisite PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation (Completed in this course)
Pre-requisite PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
Pre-requisite HLTAID011 Provide first aid (within 3 years of issued date)
Pre-requisite evidence is required to be provided before issuance of the Statement of Attainment.

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.

While the training for the enrolled units is delivered concurrently, each Unit of competency is assessed as a discrete unit.

Participants who are deemed competent will receive a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment issued by RIKLAN Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994) under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Emergency Services Trainer/Assessor with strong knowledge of relevant Legislation, Australian Standards and Codes of Practice.

Materials or Equipment Required

Students must wear long pants, long sleeve shirts and steel cap boots.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Course Fee

Individual: $720.00
For company bookings, please contact our office on 08 90211222 or email

Units of Competence
PUAFIR306 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident
PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation
PUASAR025 Undertake confined space rescue

Confined Space Rescue Training

Confined Space Rescue Training

Participate in Riklan's Confined Space Rescue (CSR) Training to master the critical skills needed for effective and safe rescues within confined spaces across various industries. This intensive course is designed not only for the fire sector but also caters to individuals in the industrial, agricultural, and emergency response sectors, providing extensive hands-on practice and theoretical knowledge.

Course Benefits

Completing this course provides:
  • Recognition: A Nationally Accredited Statement of Attainment recognises the skills acquired, enhancing both professional growth and job marketability.
  • Compliance: Assurance of compliance with Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and AS 2865-2009.
  • Skill Enhancement: Includes a critical refresher on the use of breathing apparatus in hazardous atmospheres, essential for safety in confined spaces.

Who Should Attend

This course is tailored for:
  • Emergency response officers, maintenance teams, and fire sector personnel.
  • Professionals in industries like mining, construction, and manufacturing where confined spaces are common.
  • Business owners and operators who are responsible for safety in environments with confined spaces.

Additional Features

  • Industry-Relevant Training: Tailored scenarios reflecting real-world confined space challenges across various sectors.
  • Breathing Apparatus Module: An in-depth module on the use and maintenance of breathing apparatus to ensure operational effectiveness in hazardous atmospheres.

Frequently Asked Questions

What constitutes a confined space rescue?

Rescue operations within an enclosed or partially enclosed space where normal ingress or egress is compromised, often involving hazardous conditions.

What equipment is essential for confined space rescues?

Equipment may include ventilation fans, gas detectors, harnesses, rope lifting equipment and emergency medical kits, among others.

Is training legally required for confined space rescues?

Yes, for many industries, formal training is legally mandated to ensure worker safety and compliance with national safety regulations.

Do I need to shave to use a breathing apparatus?

Yes, a clean-shaven face is necessary to ensure a tight seal for the mask, which is crucial in protecting against inhospitable atmospheres.

Enrolment and Contact Information

For more information or to enrol in our upcoming sessions, please reach out to our dedicated training coordination team at 08 9021 1222 or visit our training facility in Maddington, WA for a personal consultation.