5 Beach Mews, Kingsdown Road,
Deal, Kent, CT14 8AP
Specifically designed for contractors who are working within the extractive, mineral processing and related manufacturing sectors. The Contractor Safety Passport Scheme is aimed at ensuring contractor health and safety within the industry.
Developed and jointly run by the Mineral Products Qualifications Council (MPQC) and the
Safety Pass Alliance (SPA), courses accredited by the Scheme lead to a nationally recognised
qualification and are highly recommended to contractors employed within the sector.
Note. Many quarry operators, including Cemex, have made it mandatory that all contractors working on its sites, have a valid Quarry Passport.
HSE Advisor Ltd is a Licensed training provider for the Contractor Safety Passport Scheme. We provide two key training courses that are approved by the MPQC and the SPA. Consisting of short lectures, demonstrations, group discussions and case studies – both training courses are designed to help improve the safety of contractors within the extractives industry.
On completion of the course delegates will have the knowledge to successfully complete each module assessment paper:
Demonstrate their understanding of the subjects by successfully completing each module assessment paper
Appreciate how they personally can influence good standards within health safety & environment
Understand the value of risk assessment and have the knowledge to recognise when change to a generic assessment is required
Understand the common hazards associated with working in this sector
Successful completion of the course leads to the issue of an MPQC/SPA Contractor Safety Passport that is valid for a period of three years and a nationally recognised qualification - MPQC Level 2 Award in Understanding Safe Working for Contractors in Extractives and Building Products Industries Sites (QCF).
Who should attend
For people who are: contractors working within the extractive and mineral processing and related manufacturing environment, on sites such as: quarrying, sand and gravel operations, concrete, mortar, cement and asphalt plants, wharfs or surface mining.
To provide course members with: An increased awareness of health and safety issues at work; the knowledge to encourage safe behaviour during day-to-day work activities in the extractives and related industries.
The course includes:
Basic knowledge of health and safety law
Personal responsibilities for safety at work
How accidents are caused and how they can be prevented
Identify and correct unsafe behaviours
Purpose, use and care of personal protective equipment
Importance of maintaining plant and equipment
Safe driving behaviour, including safe reversing
Recognise site hazards and minimise risk
Suitable and sufficient risk assessment
Principles of safe systems of work and permits to work
Specific hazards and how the risks from them can be controlled
If you hold an industry recognised qualifications or have attended certain training courses, you may be exempt from attending day one of the course. Please contact us for details, or click on this link
If you are exempt from day one, to attain a Quarry Passport, you must attend our: Contractor Safety Passport (1 Day Refresher) Course for the Quarrying Industries
Who should attend
For people who: have previously attended the two-day course and now need to renew their existing passport. Contractors working in the extractive and mineral processing and related manufacturing industries.
Note. To qualify the passport holder must attend this course before the passport expiry date. If your passport has expired, you will need to attend both days of the two-day course.
To provide course members with: A basic level of health and safety and environmental knowledge to work within the extractive and mineral processing and related manufacturing industries; Knowledge that is up to date with any changes in legislation or industry best practice.
The course includes:
The causes of accidents and incidents
The importance of avoiding hazards and Risk
Safety & risk management
Occupational health risks within the quarry environment
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At HSE Advisor, we specialise in developing health and safety systems that slot into our client’s arrangements. We help them to produce health and safety policies, complete risk assessments, train staff and much, much more.
5 Beach Mews,
Kingsdown Road, Deal,
Kent, CT14 8AP
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