Training Courses

All Courses

We offer a range of health and safety training for challenging and dangerous environments. All courses can be tailored to suit specific project, industry or business needs.

Confined Space

H₂S AWARENESS

H₂S AWARENESS

This half-day course introduces the principles and equipment involved in H₂S detection and response. The course is aimed at all personnel who work within an environment where H₂S may be present. The H₂S course contains theory input, demonstrations and practical...

OPITO AUTHORISED GAS TESTER

OPITO AUTHORISED GAS TESTER

The Authorised Gas Tester role is critical in testing for and ensuring safe working atmospheres, in particular: permit controlled confined spaces, and prior to and during hot work. This course is designed to provide the basic training, knowledge, assessment and...

CONFINED SPACE FOR MANAGERS/SUPERVISORS

CONFINED SPACE FOR MANAGERS/SUPERVISORS

This one-day course will provide delegates with an understanding of the roles, responsibilities and requirements for a safe and systematic approach to confined space operations. A mixture of theory and practical work, the course is aimed at Managers, Safety...

OPITO GAS MONITOR

OPITO GAS MONITOR

The tasks Gas Monitors are required to undertake may vary depending on the workplace operation at the time. The tasks also vary in complexity and responsibility. This course is designed to meet the initial training and knowledge assessment requirements for personnel...

CONFINED SPACE ENTRY AND RESCUE

CONFINED SPACE ENTRY AND RESCUE

This two day course provides personnel with a thorough understanding of the potential hazards and management controls required to carry out work in confined spaces safely. The course combines classroom-based and practical learning, although the emphasis is on...

Breathing Apparatus Training

Breathing Apparatus Training

This course is designed to provide delegates with a basic level of knowledge and understanding to allow them to operate breathing apparatus safely and with confidence. During this one day course delegates will receive instruction on the safe use and operating...

Health and Safety

COSHH ASSESSOR

COSHH ASSESSOR

The aim of this course it to provide delegates with an understanding of handling of substances hazardous to health and of the control of substances hazardous to health regulations and to help delegates understand how substances hazardous to health cause harm in order...

RISK ASSESSMENT

RISK ASSESSMENT

This half-day course introduces the principles involved in identifying, assessing and putting in place controls to minimise risks encountered within the workplace. The course is aimed at personnel who may be required to use or complete a Risk Assessment as part of...

MANUAL HANDLING ASSESSOR

MANUAL HANDLING ASSESSOR

The manual handling assessor course has been designed to provide delegates with an awareness of the manual handling operations regulations and to also provide knowledge and understanding of how to manage manual handling operations safely and reduce the risk of injury...

IOSH MANAGING SAFELY

IOSH MANAGING SAFELY

Managing safely is for managers and supervisors in any sector, and any organisation. It’s designed to get managers up to speed on the practical actions they need to take to handle health and safety in their teams.

FIRE EXTINGUISHER

FIRE EXTINGUISHER

The Fire Extinguisher course has been designed to give a basic level of understanding and competence in how to identify and utilise First Aid Fire Fighting Equipment.

ASBESTOS AWARENESS AND NON-LICENSED WORK

ASBESTOS AWARENESS AND NON-LICENSED WORK

The information provided in this Asbestos Training is based on the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, Approved Code of Practice L143 2nd edition, “Managing and Working with Asbestos”. The course is divided into 2 main areas of training: Asbestos Awareness: This...

SPILL AWARENESS

SPILL AWARENESS

This accident and incident investigation course has been designed to provide delegates with the knowledge to safely use the spill products that are provided to them by employers at their work site and to highlight the importance of having a simple and effective...

PUWER AWARENESS

PUWER AWARENESS

The course will provide delegates with knowledge on the provision and use of work equipment regulations (PUWER) and how they apply in the workplace. The course is a mix of the theoretical and practical sessions, during which delegates will be required to demonstrate...

MANUAL HANDLING AWARENESS

MANUAL HANDLING AWARENESS

The Manual Handling Awareness course has been designed to provide delegates with an awareness of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations and to also provide knowledge and understanding of how to manage Manual Handling Operations safely and reduce the risk of injury...

IOSH WORKING SAFELY

IOSH WORKING SAFELY

The IOSH Working Safely course is for people at any level, in any sector, who need grounding in the essentials of health and safety. Everyone at work should have an understanding of why they must ‘work safely’ – and this course offers exactly that.

HAVS AWARENESS

HAVS AWARENESS

The Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) Awareness course has been designed to give participants the knowledge and understanding of the hazards associated with operating vibrating equipment, the effects on the human body and the control measures which should be put in...

FIRE WARDEN

FIRE WARDEN

The Fire Warden course has been designed to give participants the knowledge and understanding to become an Appointed Fire Warden and be able to identify and correctly operate First Aid Fire Fighting Equipment.

FIRST AID AT WORK REFRESHER

FIRST AID AT WORK REFRESHER

The First Aid at Work Course has been designed for first responders who provide initial care to casualties suffering injury or illness at work and incorporates the vital skills necessary to assess and manage the ill or injured casualty in the initial phase.

COSHH AWARENESS

COSHH AWARENESS

This course provides students with an effective appreciation of the requirements of controlling substances in the workplace. The course introduces participants to the control of substances hazardous to health (coshh) regulations, the duties imposed on employers and...

BENZENE AWARENESS

BENZENE AWARENESS

This course is designed to give candidates a basic knowledge of and skills to identify the risks involved in working with Benzene and a potentially hazardous environment.  

Abrasive Wheels

Abrasive Wheels

This comprehensive course provides delegates with the knowledge and skills required for the safe use of abrasive wheels. On completion of this course, participants will have sufficient knowledge of abrasive wheel safety procedures.

Rigging and Lifting

GANTRY CRANE OPERATOR

GANTRY CRANE OPERATOR

Operators will be trained or assessed in the safe use of a Gantry Crane and associated lifting accessories. The course comprises classroom based review and discussion of legislation, responsibilities, equipment and techniques used although emphasis will be placed on...

LIFTING EQUIPMENT INSPECTION

LIFTING EQUIPMENT INSPECTION

This one day course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the requirements for the identification and inspection of lifting equipment. this course is particularly pertinent to those who have been appointed as competent person under LOLER Regulation 9.

OPITO INTRODUCTION TO RIGGING – STAGE 1

OPITO INTRODUCTION TO RIGGING – STAGE 1

The OPITO Stage 1 Rigger training course is widely recognised as the industry standard introductory course, delegates undertaking and successfully completing the course will be able to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and competence to begin the second stage of their...

OPITO RIGGER ASSESSMENT – STAGES 3 & 4

OPITO RIGGER ASSESSMENT – STAGES 3 & 4

This course is designed for rigging and lifting personnel who require to be assessed to the OPITO Stage 3 or Stage 4 standard. The standard identifies the basic competencies and safety training required by the UK offshore Oil & Gas industry for personnel involved...

RIGGING LOFT MANAGEMENT

RIGGING LOFT MANAGEMENT

This one day course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the HSE Rigging Loft criteria, with emphasis on regulations and management. This course is particularly pertinent to those who have been appointed as Competent Person under LOLER Regulation 9.

LOLER SUPERVISOR/FOCAL POINT

LOLER SUPERVISOR/FOCAL POINT

This two day course is designed to provide supervisors with a thorough understanding of the LOLER regulations and requirements to allow them to set up controls and systems to implement LOLER requirements and to develop appropriate Risk Assessments and Lifting Plans...

LOLER LIFT PLANNER

LOLER LIFT PLANNER

This one day course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the LOLER regulations and requirements to allow them to develop appropriate Risk Assessments and Lifting Plans for a given task.

LOLER COMPETENT PERSON (LCP)

LOLER COMPETENT PERSON (LCP)

This course is intended for personnel appointed as an organisation’s LOLER Competent Person. The LOLER Competent Person plans or approves all lifting operations in the workplace and ensures lifting operations comply with LOLER regulations and company procedures.

Transport and Dangerous Goods

DANGEROUS GOODS BY SEA REFRESHER

DANGEROUS GOODS BY SEA REFRESHER

The objectives of this course are to ensure that students can:Prepare a dangerous goods shipment in accordance with the requirements of the IMDG CodeUnderstand and apply the IMDG Dangerous Goods RegulationsUnderstand their responsibilitiesClassify dangerous goods...

DANGEROUS GOODS BY SEA

DANGEROUS GOODS BY SEA

The objective of this course is to ensure that students can prepare any Dangerous Goods Shipment in accordance with the requirements of the IMDG Code. Aimed at Shippers, Packers, Freight Forwarders/Cargo Agents processing dangerous goods and any other relevant...

DANGEROUS GOODS AWARENESS

DANGEROUS GOODS AWARENESS

The Dangerous Goods Awareness course has been designed to provide awareness of the regulations governing the transport of dangerous goods. This course will cover basic theory and practical aspects of the transport of dangerous goods.

DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD CONSIGNORS

DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD CONSIGNORS

The aim of this course is to ensure that personnel receive the appropriate training for their function to ensure that they can correctly pack, mark, label and document shipments of dangerous goods by road (as required by their role). To ensure that all in the...

DANGEROUS GOODS SAFETY ADVISOR (DGSA)

DANGEROUS GOODS SAFETY ADVISOR (DGSA)

To train Supervisors and Managers of organisations with Dangerous Goods by Road shipments to be Dangerous Goods Safety Advisers as required by The Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment and ADR Regulations. Supervisors or...

ADR (DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD)

ADR (DANGEROUS GOODS BY ROAD)

The course aims to give drivers of dangerous goods theoretical and practical training in the basic regulations governing the carriage of dangerous goods by road, the classes of dangerous goods, emergency response, first aid, fire...

Working at Height

DROPPED OBJECT AWARENESS

DROPPED OBJECT AWARENESS

This half day course provides personnel with a thorough understanding of the potential hazards and management controls required to eliminate injury and damage from dropped objects. The course combines classroom-based and practical learning, although the emphasis is on...

PASMA TOWERS FOR USERS

PASMA TOWERS FOR USERS

This course has been designed to provide personnel who will be responsible for the assembly, dismantling, alteration, moving and inspecting of mobile access towers with the required knowledge and understanding to conduct these tasks safely and to obtain their PASMA...

WORK AT HEIGHT UNIT 6 – PFPE

WORK AT HEIGHT UNIT 6 – PFPE

This course is designed to introduce candidates who are actively involved in the control of working at height equipment to the requirements of the appropriate regulations. Comprising a mixture of theory and practical work; candidates will be assessed during the course...

WORK AT HEIGHT UNIT 3 – RESCUE AT HEIGHT

WORK AT HEIGHT UNIT 3 – RESCUE AT HEIGHT

This one day course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the HSE Rigging Loft criteria, with emphasis on regulations and management. This course is particularly pertinent to those who have been appointed as Competent Person under LOLER Regulation 9.

PRACTICAL MANAGEMENT OF WORK AT HEIGHT UNIT 7

PRACTICAL MANAGEMENT OF WORK AT HEIGHT UNIT 7

This course is designed for candidates who are actively involved in Working at Height and also management and supervisory roles to ensure compliance with working at regulations. It provides an outline of the legislation, equipment standards, the process of a safe and...

HARNESS USER

HARNESS USER

This two-hour course introduces the principles and equipment involved in work at height in harnesses. Additional training elements (e.g. working with ladders), can be included according to client requirements. The course is aimed at all personnel who work at height...

WORK AT HEIGHT SAFETY AWARENESS UNIT 1

WORK AT HEIGHT SAFETY AWARENESS UNIT 1

This is a classroom based course that introduces delegates to the details of working at height safely. Certificates are awarded after successful completion of the course and will be valid for a three year period, after which recertification must take place.

PERSONAL FALL PROTECTION EQUIPMENT INSPECTION

PERSONAL FALL PROTECTION EQUIPMENT INSPECTION

Work at height equipment requires to be regularly inspected to ensure it is fit for purpose. Those responsible for the management of equipment, as well as equipment users, must therefore be capable of inspecting equipment competently and efficiently. This two day...

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AquaTerra House, Tofthills Avenue,
Midmill Business Park, Kintore,
Aberdeen,
UK, AB51 0QP

Email Address

Bookings@aquaterra.co.uk

Phone Number

+44 (0) 1224 392626