Spills Risk Management

Swift action in responding safely and effectively to a spillage*

Who is it for?

Spills and their after-effects can cause multiple health, safety and environmental problems resulting in harm to people, premises and the environment, all of which are costly to employers. This course is designed for those who hold responsibility for dealing with spillages and introduces practical approaches for managing spill situations.

What will I learn?
  • The importance of prompt action in the event of a spillage
  • Relevant legislation
  • Effective management of a spillage and disposal of hazardous waste

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Member: £243
  • Non-Member: £286

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • Why it is important to deal with spills promptly and efficiently i.e. ethical, financial and legal reasons
  • Legislation relating to spillages i.e. Health and Safety, Fire and Environmental legislation
  • The hazards associated with materials that might be spilt
  • Sources of information, including the Globally Harmonised System (GHS),
  • Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures Regulations
  • How to safely and effectively contain and clean-up spillages
  • Correct and safe disposal of hazardous waste including reference to the European Waste Catalogue
  • How to assess and manage large scale spillages

Course Dates
Course commences; 

28 November 2017
13 April 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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