Confined Space Training Melbourne

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Depending on your needs our Confined Space Training is conducted either over 1 or 2 days. Our one day course includes two units, RIIWHS202E – Enter and Work in Confined Spaces and MSMWHS217 Gast Test Atmospheres while with our two day course you will recieve all 5 units of competency. The small class size of our confined space training course ensures that students receive maximum time within our simulated confined space training area.

A workbook and theory session is completed during the confined space training course. An optional extra theory session is available to those who feel they may need it, free of charge.

Nationally Recognised Units of Competency
RIIWHS202E – Enter and Work in Confined Spaces
MSMPER200 – Work in Accordance with an Issued Permit
MSMPER202 – Observe Permit Work
MSMPER205 – Enter Confined Space
MSMWHS217 – Gas Test Atmospheres


• Have valid photo identification (click here for details)
• Be a resident of Victoria (or have a valid reason for completing your course in Victoria)
• Have basic English and numeracy skills. Please let us know if you need assistance with reading or writing



Start Training are Melbourne’s highest rated Confined Space Training Organisation and we strive to create a friendly and supportive training environment where students of all experiences and backgrounds can train comfortably and with confidence.

Our highly experienced trainers have a wealth of industry knowledge that ensures you get the best possible training course and our support staff are on hand to assist where needed including our dedicated Student Welfare Officer who can assist with one on one Language, Literature and Numeracy (LLN) training if required.

When completing your Confined Space Training Melbourne with Start Training you will have access to the following:

  • Start Training’s fully equipped simulated confined space training area
  • Conveniently located Confined Space Training Melbourne Centres at Ferntree Gully, just 10 minutes from Eastlink or Sunshine West a few minutes from Boundary Road
  • Free re-testing and additional confined space training course if required
  • All required confined space training material provided at no extra cost
  • Our highly experienced and qualified trainers with a wealth of industry knowledge
  • A friendly and relaxed environment where students of all confined space training experiences and backgrounds can train comfortably and with confidence. Our Trainers are dedicated to ensure you meet all your confined space training requirements.

Our Confined Space Training is conducted at our two main facilities located at Ferntree Gully and Sunshine West. During your training course you will have access to our simulated warehouse and a range of equipment including harnesses, tripods and gas detectors. During your training you will be taught how to operate all required equipment in a safe manner, how to enter confined spaces safely, how to issue permits and monitor gas levels plus many other exercises tailored to your ability.


Where do Start Training conduct Confined Space Training?

We conduct Confined Space Training at both our Ferntree Gully and Sunshine training centres. Our Ferntree Gully training centre is located at 7 Hayward Road, VIC and out Sunshine West training centre is located at 16 Enterprise Way, Sunshine West VIC.

What are the options for lunch and food?

A food truck visits Start Training’s Ferntree Gully Road facility every weekday (Monday to Friday) at 9.45am. This service offers a wide range of hot and cold food and snacks including sandwiches, pies, fruit, confectionery and drinks.
We have a student kitchen / cafe area with free fresh fruit, free fresh coffee and free biscuits. The kitchen area contains a large fridge, microwaves, toaster and a sandwich press that are free to be used by our students if they wish to bring their own food for the time they are with us.
We have vending machines located in our Ferntree Gully Road facility featuring a selection of drinks and snacks. The drinks vending machine serves Coca Cola, energy drinks and coffee milk amongst others and can accept coins, card (pay pass) and notes ($5 or $10 notes only). We also have a snack machine serving a variety of chips and confectionery which is coin operated only.
There are a number of shops and takeaways within a short distance of our Ferntree Gully facility including bakeries located at the Mountain Gate shopping centre, Red Rooster, On It Burgers, McDonalds, Subway and KFC. If you are unsure about their locations one of our friendly staff can direct you.
At our Sunshine West facility there is a cafe just 50 meters walk from our front door that sells a variety of fresh sandwiches, hot food and drinks at a very reasonable price. You are welcome to keep any food purchases on site within our kitchen facilities and make use of our fridges, kitechen benches and other applicances.

What time do the Confined Space classes start?

Generally our classes begin at 8.00am each day Monday through to Saturday. Some of our classes begin slightly earlier at 7.30am, you will be informed of your class start time via a booking confirmation and a confirmation SMS sent to you a few days prior to your class.

Are there any breaks?

Yes, we offer ample breaks throughout the day. An initial break is provided at 9.45am at which time a food van visits our Ferntree Gully location. Lunch and other shorter regular breaks are provided throughout the day.

What do I need to bring with me?

We provide all safety equipment necessary for your course including hi-vis vest and hard-hats where applicable. All you need to bring is a sturdy pair of shoes (no thongs please) and adequate clothing. Please note that during winter months the temperatures within our warehouse can be low, please come with sufficient warm clothing on cold weather days.

Will the training materials be provided to me prior to my class?

Yes, once you have been booked in you will receive an e-mail with a workbook and other materials attached. The workbook should be completed prior to attending to ensure maximum time available for practical training. A hardcopy of the workbook and training materials can be provided on request and mailed out to you with sufficient notice.

Do I need to complete my workbook before attending a class?

Yes, you must complete your workbook prior to attending our class. Failure to do so may result you being denied access to your course on the day and a re-booking fee will be applicable. This is to ensure that students get adequate practical training on the machines and that the class isn’t being held up by those who haven’t completed the workbook.

I have difficulties with language, literature or numeracy, can I still complete the course?

Yes, we have a dedicated Student Welfare Officer that can assist you with your needs. We have successfully trained thousands of students including those with additional requirements. Give us a call on (03) 09756 0244 and ask to speak to one of our Training Consultants who will walk you through the options available.

RIIWHS202D Enter & Work in Confined Spaces

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*Surcharge of $100 applies for weekend courses
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*Surcharge of $100 applies for weekend courses
*Limited time reduced pricing during COVID-19 outbreak



Follow the steps below to book your course online. If you have any problems with the online booking portal please give one of our Training Consultants a call on (03) 9756 0244.


Unit 3, 1825 Ferntree Gully Road,
Ferntree Gully, VIC 3156


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16 Enterprise Way,
Sunshine West, VIC 3020


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Start Training are Melbourne’s Highest Rated Confined Space Organisation and we are consistently rated highly for customer service, student support and trainer knowledge, but don’t take our word for it, check out some of our reviews below: