Confined Space Operations (40 hrs)

Course Description 

NIPSTA’s Confined Space Operations program is designed to exceed the requirements outlined by the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM), and provides students with the basic knowledge and skills needed to perform confined space rescue at the NFPA 1006 Operations level. Students will leave prepared to operate as a member of a regional team capable of responding to statewide emergencies where confined space rescue may be needed. Confined Space Operations is being offered through a partnership with Elevated Safety LLC. The course will be presented on NIPSTA's Glenview campus in four (4) ten-hour days.

2024 Dates

  • April 29 - May 2, 2024
  • September 30 - October 3, 2024

Note: Course Registration for NIPSTA's Rope and Confined Space courses are being handled by Elevated Safety. Please refer to the information found on Elevated Safety's registration pages regarding NIPSTA member discounts, cancelation policies, etc. Clicking the "Register Here" link below will take you to Elevated Safety's Confined Space webpage. 

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  1. Ross Chapman

    Rope Rescue Program Coordinator
  1. Syllabus
  2. Textbook