SPA Quarries Renewal

Course Description

Course Content

A one day, industry specific training course to renew your Quarry Safety Passport. It updates the topics covered by the longer passport course, to recap:

  • The law
  • Work place safety
  • Fire precautions
  • Accidents and first aid
  • Hazardous substances
  • Manual handling
  • Noise
  • Health and Safety Management of Quarries
  • A brief overview of responsibilities
  • Vehicle Safety
  • Causes of accidents within the industry.
  • Statistics, types of vehicles vehicle operation, Managers rules.
  • Danger Areas
  • Identified within the operation.
  • Machinery Safety
  • Dangers from machinery, benefits of safety devices, lock off and permit to work procedures
  • Main risks in quarries, dust, diseases, noise and vibration.
  • PPE
  • Environment
  • Public perception, external control mandatory standards.
  • Working at Heights
  • Systems of work, hazards and safety controls
  • Operations associated with excavations will be covered
  • Dangers arising from work in confined spaces.

On successfully completing the course and multi-choice tick box questions delegates will leave with a credit card style “Safety Passport”, complete with their photograph.

Benefits of Safety Passport Training

  • Low cost provision of basic health, safety & environmental awareness training.
  • Endorsed by the Health & Safety Executive.
  • Consistency of induction to a national standard.
  • The SPA Passport offers nationally recognised, accredited professional training.
  • Passport is valid for 3 years and thereafter only a one-day refresher course.
  • Cost effective.
  • Increased safety awareness contributing to higher standards of safety.
  • Knowledge that the company cares about the individual..

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Course Details

Accredited By:

SPA Passport


1 day

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