Confined Space Hazard Awareness Training - West Stockbridge

Date: 3/13/2024 8:00 AM - 3/13/2024 2:00 PM

Location: West Stockbridge Town Hall
21 State Line Rd.

West Stockbridge, Massachusetts




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Course Description:

The Confined Space Hazard Awareness Training is for both construction and general industry personnel, and includes the OSHA standard for confined spaces in construction that took effect in 2015. It does not include entry rescue into a Permit-Required Confined Space, but does cover all aspects of the standards and what is required including:  General Requirements, Written Program, Hazard Assessments, Entry Permit, Attendant Duties, Entrant Duties, Entry Supervisor Duties, Emergency Rescue, Host Employer Duties, General Contractor Duties, Subcontractor Duties. This course is classroom based only.

Attendees should bring their town’s written Confined Space Program, Entry Permit, and related documents to class with them. Attendees are also welcome to bring photos of challenging confined spaces, confined space equipment, etc. for class review and discussion.

Target Audience:

Those involved in projects where people enter sewers, catch basins, tanks, pits, crawl spaces, attics, boilers, and other similar spaces where there is restricted access and egress. Workers involved in construction projects, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction and maintenance activities should attend this workshop.

Accommodations for Disabilities: UMTC endeavors to provide an inclusive learning environment for all. If you require special services or arrangements to fully participate in this workshop, please contact Caitlin Rachmaciej at or 413-230-9517 at least 14 days prior to the event. Such services are provided free of charge. 

First Name Affiliation
John Town of West Stockbridge
Timothy Town of West Stockbridge
Eli MassDOT District 1
Frank Town of West Stockbridge
Daniel Town of New Marlborough
Kaiden Town of Dalton
Evan Town of Williamstown Water Dept.
Bruce Town of Dalton
David Town of Williamstown Water Dept.
Craig Town of New Marlborough
Shamus Town of New Marlborough
Paul Town of New Marlborough
William Town of Williamstown Water Dept.
Charles Town of New Marlborough
Reed City of Chicopee
Jake City of Chicopee
William Town of New Marlborough
Jason Town of Dalton
Curt Town of West Stockbridge
  • Chip Darius
    President at Safety Priority Consultants, LLC (CT)
    Mr. Darius has been active in safety and emergency response since 1980, and has been providing specialized OSHA compliance consulting and training since 1991. In addition to safety qualifications, Mr. Darius holds a Master's degree in Communication Sciences from The University of Connecticut and is the founder of Safety Priority Consultants.