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SQA Level 2 Award – Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces

A medium risk confined space is an area where a specified hazard may be present, such as toxic fumes or a risk of flooding.  It may have restricted access either vertically from above/below or horizontally, by walking or climbing into the work area using the associated equipment and personnel.

We offer certification on Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces from the following awarding body: SQA.

We accept SDS Individual Training Account (ITA) funding for this course.

SQA Level 2 Award – Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces

The aim of this course is to provide delegates with the knowledge and practical skills needed to safely work in a Medium Risk Confined Space environment.  This course includes theory and practical elements, with tests being conducted on each.


The duration of the course depends on the experience level of the delegates attending.  Typically, these are:

  • 2 Day – Novice Course
  • 1 Day – Refresher Course (proof of previous certification is required).

Attendee Numbers

A maximum of 6 delegates can attend the novice or refresher course.


Upon successful completion of the tests, delegates will be registered on the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) database and issued with an SQC (Scottish Qualifications Certificate).  A 1 Day Refresher Course is recommended every 3 years.


This course can take place at our training centre in Kirkintilloch, or at a location of your choice, subject to onsite requirements.