THREE courses in England and Wales have been announced for contractors wishing to obtain a Contractor Safety Passport. All contractors operating within the extractive and mineral processing sector will be expected to hold a safety passport by the end of December 2003, demonstrating that they have attained the required basic health, safety and environmental knowledge before commencing work on site.
The following course dates are now available for booking:
17& 18 September 2001 at OSTAS, 6 Southfield Road, Kineton Road Industrial Estate, Southam, Warwickshire — contact Samantha Harding on tel: (01926) 813356.
22 & 23 October 2001 at Safety Train, Unit 3, Pembrokeshire Skills Park, Great Honeyborough, Neyland, Pembs. — contact John Bennett on tel: (01646) 600062.
8 & 9 November 2001 at The Sitwell Arms, Renishaw, Derbyshire — contact Emily Cooper on tel: (0161) 926 9510.