Course Information

Safety Pass Alliance (SPA) – Warehousing Safety Course

This is the SPA Safety Passport for Agency and Casual Workers within the Warehousing Sector. Developed in association with UK Warehousing Association (UKWA)
Safety Pass Alliance (SPA) – Warehousing Sector Day course


1 day

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Assessment Paper


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Course Aims

  • An understanding of Health and Safety Risks for those working in Warehouse environments
  • Specifically aimed at agency and casual workers but could be offered to employees and contractors working on a warehouse site.

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

  • Setting the scene
  • Reporting accidents and near misses
  • A basic understanding of what activities happen in a warehouse
  • Employer and employee responsibilities
  • Avoiding incidents with FLT’s, Reach trucks and pallet trucks
  • Working at height
  • Manual handling
  • Safe systems of work
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Diversity and equality
  • Health (noise, drugs and alcohol)
  • Behaving safely
  • Understanding safety signage
  • Hot and cold working
  • Work equipment (PUWER, LOLER)
  • Food hygiene
  • Fire safety
  • Health and fitness
  • Crime and security
  • Waste
  • PPE
  • Packaging
  • Loading bays and loading trailers

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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