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Control measure
Access concealed spaces

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Access concealed spaces

Understand:

  • Why it may be necessary to access concealed spaces
  • The most appropriate methods and access points for concealed spaces
  • How accessing concealed spaces may affect:
    • Ventilation
    • Structural integrity
    • Utility supplies

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Access concealed spaces

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Isolate utility supplies before accessing concealed spaces
  • Identify the impacts on structural stability before accessing concealed spaces
  • Consider the impact of ventilation when accessing concealed spaces
  • Implement the appropriate methods of accessing concealed spaces
  • Put in place appropriate and sufficient firefighting media when accessing concealed spaces