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Supervising Safety in Extractives & Processing Industries

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2 Day

Who should attend?

For people who:

• Need to understand how accidents are caused and how they can be prevented

• Need working knowledge of relevant legislation, including the Quarry Regulations 1999


To provide course members with:

• An increased awareness of general health and safety management

• The confidence to communicate effectively with others on safety issues

• The knowledge and skills to supervise safety in quarries and operational environments

• The confidence in handling difficult people and dealing with conflict and tricky situations

• To create and promote worker engagement to improve safety in the workplace

• Be able to identify and correct unsafe behaviors

The course provides some of the underpinning health and safety knowledge for the QCF in Health, Safety and Environmental Management in the Extractive and Mineral Processing Industries


The course includes:

  • The role of the supervisor in accident prevention and investigation

  • Overview of health and safety legislation

  • Health and safety management

  • Safety inspections

  • Vehicle safety in quarries & extractives environment

  • Controlling risks

  • Permit to work and safe systems of work

  • Behavioural safety awareness and engaging with the workforce

  • Core skills such as communication, managing conflict, influencing, coaching and mentoring

Number of delegates

minimum 6, maximum of 12

Duration and Delivery Options

Based in a training room the day is packed full of a number of interactive activities that are combined with a number of blended learning techniques leading to an extremely thought provoking and highly stimulating day. It tackles a number of core communication skills which will help an individual become more confident and effective in the workplace.

• Short lectures
• Demonstrations
• Group discussions
• Interactive exercises
• Team activities

Successful completion of the course leads to an MPQC Certificate of Achievement

Contact Details

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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