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The Journey of Dust and How to Protect Your Workforce


1 Day

Who should attend?

For people who are:

• Managers
• Supervisors
• SHE advisors
• People with responsibility for, or involved in workplace safety


To provide course members with an understanding about health, safety and welfare that is associated with dust in general and respirable crystalline silica.


The course includes:

  • Dust and respirable crystalline silica 

  • Health effects

  • Exposure standards 

  • Legal aspects 

  • Social Dialogue Agreement (SDA) for Silica 

  • Measurement and risk assessment 

  • Control guidance: HSE and industry best practice 

  • Health surveillance 

  • Enforcement

Number of delegates

minimum 6, maximum 12

Duration and Delivery Options

Based in a training room:

• Detailed interactive approach

• Blended learning techniques

• Group exercises

• Innovative approach to learning

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