Course Information

Safety Pass Alliance (SPA) – Petrol Retail – Forecourt Sector 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

Scheduled Dates:

27 August 2021
22 October 2021

Assessment Method:

Assessment Paper


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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