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Who is this Assessment Only route for?

The Assessment Only Route (two days) are for those working in a high risk and rescue environment, who require re-certification without undertaking the full 6160 courses.

As a delegate you need to provide evidence of competency and experience of working in a confined space alongwith your recently expired 6160-03 and 6160-08 certificates (within one month) and on the day,  delegate will complete a Self Audit Knowledge and Experience assessment paper.

The Assessment Only route allows delegate to demonstrate that they already meet all of the standards with the respective 6160 qualification without the need for any further training.

Aims and Objectives 

For each 6160 qualification, the aim of this Assessment Only route is as follows:

  • one practical observation, assessed by the use of practical observation criteria
  • one short answer theory test, assessed by either knowledge paper A or B

Both practical and theory need to be successfully passed to achieve the qualifications.

Assessment Only route Certification

Theory Test & Practical Assessment for each 6160 qualification


Day 1 - 6160-03 (8 hours)

Day 2 - 6160-08 (8 hours)


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