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Contractor Safety Passport for the Quarrying Industries (2 day full course)

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2 Day

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


For those contractors who hold industry recognised qualifications or training courses, contact for details of exemptions. Or click on the below link

Number of delegates

minimum 10, maximum of 20

Duration and Delivery Options

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 Contractor Safety Passport, which is valid for 3 years.

Contact Details

Contact details: For further details or to make a booking, contact Maggi on 0115-983-6580 or email: maggi.pelling@mpskills.co.uk

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