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Spill Kit Hazardous Substances Training

Course Duration: 35+ minutes

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Spill Kit Training – How to Clean Hazardous Substances

£25.00 +VAT

This Spill Kit Training – How to Clean Hazardous Substances  gives an understanding of best practice when it comes to preventing hazardous spills and looks at the steps to controlling them when they do occur. It looks at the legal duties for controlling hazardous substances, the hierarchy of spill controls and how to use a Spill Kit in the event that one is required.

Employers have a legal duty to control the risks of any hazardous substances that they use, transport or store on site. They must protect risks to anyone who may be affected and the environment, and provide adequate training where necessary. This course supports meeting these legal duties.

Course Content

Spill Kit Training – How to Clean Hazardous Substances

This course covers the following sections:

  • Why Do We Need to Control Spills?
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Spill Prevention and Control Systems
  • Understanding Spill Kits
  • Evaluate the Risks
  • Protect the Area
  • Prepare to Handle the Spill
  • Stop at the Source
  • Clean the Spill
  • Tidy Up
  • Assess, Report & Restock

Learning Outcomes of Spill Kit Training – How to Clean Hazardous Substances

After completion of this online training course, trainees will have a great awareness of:

  • Why we need to control spills
  • Roles and responsibilities in respect to hazardous substances
  • The contents and uses of Spill Kits
  • The hierarchy of control for handling a spill
  • Steps to cleaning up a hazardous substances spill

Why Spill Kit Training for Hazardous Substances is Vital

Organisations have a legal duty to protect employees, anyone that may be affected and the environment from the hazardous substances they use or store on site. A failure to properly manage hazardous substance spills can result in injury and illness, costly property damage, irreparable harm to the environment and fines for breaches in health and safety practices.

Benefits of this Hazardous Spill Kit Training Programme

Choosing Human Focus for this hazardous spill course offers the following benefits:

  • RoSPA assured content and certification
  • Supports compliance with relative Health and Safety legislation
  • Minimises risk to health and safety
  • Mini quizzes to support retention

Course Details

Study length35+ minutes
Approval bodyRoSPA assured
Target audienceAll cleaning staff – awareness
FormatOne interactive module with an end of course test
AssessmentOnline multiple-choice test
CertificationOnline certificate issued immediately on course completion
Certification validity duration 3 years

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