USF OTI Education Center

USF Health - College of Public Health

OSHA 2264

Permit-Required Confined Space Entry

Days: 3  Hours: 20  CEUs: 1.7  Tuition: $500  

Course Description:

This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage, and training requirements. This course features workshops on permit entry classification, instrumentation, and program development. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify permit and non-permit required confined spaces, reference the OSHA Permit-Required Confined Spaces Standard, conduct atmospheric testing, and implement a permit-required confined space program. Minimum student contact hours: 20

Scheduled Classes

Dates Times

Locations (* TBD) Registration Links
2/25/2019 – 2/27/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Wesley Chapel FL Register Here!
7/29/2019 – 7/31/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Jacksonville FL Register Here!
9/30/2019 – 10/2/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Fort Lauderdale FL Register Here!
11/4/2019 – 11/6/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Kissimmee FL Register Here!

Prerequisite: None

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
Define terms specific to permit-required confined space operations
Identify current standards governing permit-required confined space entry procedures
Describe hazards associated with permit spaces
Demonstrate the proper operation of certain testing instruments and explain their limitations
Describe appropriate ventilation, personal protective equipment, and emergency procedures that are necessary for entry into permit spaces.

Permit space hazards
Entry procedures
Ventilation requirements
Personal protective equipment
Permit system
Note: Some math will be required; participants will need calculators with log functions.

ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event. The current event contains 20 hours which can be claimed for CM credit. Rules and additional information for Event Providers is available at: American Board of Industrial Hygiene

Accommodations for Disabilities:

Accommodations for Disabilities: Please notify the USF OTI Education Center, 2612 Cypress Ridge Blvd., Suite 101, Wesley Chapel, Florida, 33544 or call (813) 994-1195 a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed. Events, activities and facilities of the University of South Florida are available without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, or Vietnam veteran status as provided by law and in accordance with the University’s respect for personal dignity.

Cancellation Policy:

A cancellation fee equal to 25% will be assessed. Cancellation notification must be in writing (fax or email are acceptable) and received (not postmarked) 10 business days prior to the start date of the course. If the notice of cancellation is received 10 or more business days prior to the course start date, you may choose to send a substitute student or transfer to another course without penalty. If you choose to transfer to another course, you must take the course within six months of the original course date. After six months, the funds will be forfeited. You may only transfer your registration one time with approval. A $12 fee may be assessed.

If you must cancel your registration less than 10 business days prior to the course start date, you may choose to substitute a person. However, no transfers or refunds are available during this time period.

If you register for a course during the 10-day window prior to the start date and you must cancel your registration, you may choose to substitute a person. No transfer or refunds are available during this time period.

Registration fees are assessed in accordance with USF OTI Education Center cancellation rules. All fees are subject to change without prior notice. The USF OTI Education Center will make every effort to advertise any such changes if they occur.

Updated 2018 Nov 21-10:24