This Northern California Confined Space Competent Person course provides information for any person who may be called upon to execute any task that requires entering a permit confined space. The course covers OSHA Regulations, review of a permit entry program, emergency procedures, and demonstration of special equipment. In addition, the course will cover atmospheric hazards, monitoring and ventilation techniques, physical hazards, and self‐contained breathing apparatus donning operations. Lastly, special hazards of rescue entry situations and rescue techniques will be addressed. This course is taught by highly trained, qualified instructors who have many years of hands‐on field experience in emergency and non‐emergency response. This course uses both classroom sessions and practical hands‐on scenarios in the field to engage the student in the learning environment. A Written examination and practical manipulative tests are proctored to ensure that participants show proficiency in the instructional material presented. Certification of completion is provided to satisfy due diligence and regulatory requirements.