Whether you work for a sub-contractor or directly for a water utility company, you need a current qualification from EUSR. The Water Utility “Green Card” is a must-have for anyone working on a waste water utility site and the Water Hygiene “Blue Card” is essential for anyone working in contact with fresh water. Get these key qualifications online from MTS now, via Zoom. With flexible dates that can save you time and money, as well as keeping you Covid-safe, you can learn from the comfort of your own home.
We will resume face-to-face training for our more general courses as soon as Covid-19 restrictions allow. Our courses in First Aid, Manual Handling and New Roads and Streetworks Act: Signing, Lighting and Guarding are held at our training centre in Rochester, Kent.
Details of current courses offered below.
The Water Hygiene Card course is aimed at those who work in the production and distribution of drinking water supplied by regional water companies. The course provides a basic understanding of the importance of maintaining good hygiene standards while working with potable water. Cardholders will appear on the Energy and Utility Skills Register (EUSR) – in the industry the Water Hygiene Card is often referred to as the "Blue Card".
At the end of the course participants should:
The water industry accredited EUSR SHEA Water Safety Health and Environmental Awareness Passport is aimed at those who work for water companies or who contract for them. The SHEA Water Passport is often referred to as the "Green Card".
A water company may require that anyone who is involved in the operational activities of the water industry, or who may require access to operational sites, attend this course.
The SHEA Water Passport is affiliated with the CSCS Scheme and allows water industry workers or contractors to access construction sites for utilities work without the need to obtain a CSCS card
Modules cover health, safety and environmental law and practices plus a range of water industry operations. Successful participants will have demonstrated an appropriate level of knowledge and awareness.
This course is trained by qualified NUCO trainer. The qualification gained from this course is the FAA Level 3 award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) which lasts for three years.
Course attendees will gain the skills and knowledge to provide emergency First Aid which includes providing treatment to casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner.
This qualification provides the skills and knowledge to enable learners to deal confidently with emergency situations in a prompt, safe and effective way
This course provides the learner with the highest level of First Aid qualification, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Reg 1981
NRSWA Signing, Lighting and Guarding Operative (unit 2) – one day course
This CABWI accredited course provides delegates with the knowledge and practical skills required to sign, light and guard streetworks in line with the New Roads and Streetworks Act 1991, revised 2002, Code of Practice (NRSWA). The training covers the setting out of traffic lights, signs, cones and barriers to Chapter 8 standards.
NRSWA Signing, Lighting and Guarding Supervisor (unit 10) – one day course
This course is designed for anyone who is responsible for monitoring the erection of signing, lighting and guarding for work on the highway network.
This training course provides the necessary information and training for all individuals and organisations to understand more about the risks associated with manual handling, how to undertake a risk assessment and ensure appropriate control measures are put in place.
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