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Minerals Sector Safety Passport Course (2 day)

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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, wharves or surface mining.


To provide course members with:

• Increased awareness of health and safety issues at work

• The knowledge to encourage safe behavior during the 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

Number of delegates


Duration and Delivery Options

The course will be based in a training room.

• Short lectures
• Demonstrations
• Group discussions
• Case studies

Successful completion of the course leads to the issue of an MPQC/SPA Minerals Sector Safety Passport, which is valid for 3 years.

If you currently hold an in date passport with less than 6 months expiry, one-day refresher courses are available.

Contact Details

For further details or to make a booking, contact the team on 0115 983 6580 or email enquiries@mpskills.co.uk

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