Course Information

Safety Pass Alliance (SPA) Petrol Retail Forecourt Contractors Day (Initial)

This sector specific course allows individuals to recognise hazards, utilise control measures and work in accordance with safe working practices to maintain a safe work environment to anyone to who is required to undertake work on and around petrol station forecourts.
Safety Pass Alliance (SPA) – Petrol Retail – Forecourt Sector Day course


1 day

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Available on request

Course Aims

  • To provide basic information and areas of responsibility for health, safety and the environment
  • To understand the implications of hazard recognition/risk assessment and effects on individuals and the employer
  • To demonstrate how individual behaviour can help reduce accidents

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the course delegates will have the knowledge to:

  • Demonstrate their understanding of the subjects by successfully completing each module assessment paper
  • Appreciate how they personally can influence good standards within health, safety & the environment
  • Understand the value of risk assessment and have the knowledge to recognise when change to a generic assessment is required
  • Understand the common hazards associated with work

Course Content

MODULE 1 – Hazards on a Petrol Filling Station

Will give delegates an understanding of:- the types of hazards, hazardous areas, safety data sheets, fuel hazards, tanker delivery hazards, contractor and other hazards.

MODULE 2 – Controlling Work on a Forecourt

This session introduces restricted areas of a petrol forecourt, communication, documentation, task classification, zone classification, safety method statements, clearance certificates and permits to work.

MODULE 3 – Safe Working Practices

This session introduces confined spaces, excavations, hot working, working at height, electricity on a petrol forecourt and associated controls.

Upon completion of the course, successful delegates will receive a confirmation of attendance whilst SPA process your qualification.

This course can also be delivered on site. Please call our sales team for more details.

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