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Webinar- Site Safety Awareness in the Extractive & Mineral Processing Industries - 1 day course leading to the MPQC Driver Skills Card (EPIC)

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1 Day

Who should attend?

For drivers who:

• Are required to hold the MPQC Drivers Skills Card (EPIC)

• All drivers of Tippers, Truckmixers and Tankers


To provide individuals with:

• Increased awareness of safety, health, and environmental issues at work

• The encouragement of safe behaviour during the collection and delivery of quarry materials and products

• To increase drivers attitude to unsafe acts


The course includes:

  • Preventing workplace accidents

  • Accident reporting
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Vehicle pre-start checks

  • Safe driving behaviour

  • Vehicle access and egress

  • Site hazards

  • Entering and leaving customer sites

  • Environmental issues

  • Vehicle-specific hazards

A test assessment is to be completed at the end of the course. Successful completion of the course leads to an MPQC Driver Skills Card, valid for 5 years from date the course was attended.

Driver CPC hours will also be uploaded for those who require them.

Number of delegates

Number of delegates: minimum 6, maximum of 20* - NB on public courses a maximum of 10 attendees are permitted per employer/company

Duration and Delivery Options

The course is 7 hours to comply with the CPC regulations.

Training is delivered via webinar over the internet. This means those attending will need a suitable computer desktop or laptop. Unfortunately this particular course is not compatible to attend via a smart phone or tablet. You will also require a fully functioning web camera and microphone to communicate with the trainer and other delegates attending the course.

The course is packed full of several interactive activities that are combined with a few 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.

Successful completion of the course leads to an MPQC Driver Skills Card valid for 5 years from date attended on course.

Contact Details

Contact details: details: For further details or to make a booking, contact the Drivers Skills Card Team on 0115 983 57 55 or email: drivers@mpskills.co.uk

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