SHEA Gas Passport Training Course

The SHEA Gas Passport which is also known as the Energy and Utility Skills, Utility Safety, Health and Environmental Awareness (Gas) Scheme has been developed with the gas industry to provide a consistent approach to training in line with the guidelines from the Health and Safety Executive.

We provide training for groups of people across the UK through a network of approved trainers. If you would like more information see the website http://sheagaspassport.co.uk

Who is the SHEA Gas Passport training course intended for?

It is designed for people involved in operations on gas industry sites, both long term and temporary and has been developed for operatives, supervisors and management.

What is covered by the Utility SHEA Gas Course?
The course comprises eleven modules, the first eight of which are common across the utilities sector. The remaining three modules are specific to the gas industry and cover working on the gas network and above ground gas installations.

How long is the Utility SHEA Gas Training Course?
The duration of the course is one day.

Only “In-House” Courses are available at present.
At present we provide course for groups of people and it is usually more suitable to arrange an ‘in-house’ course delivered at your own premises.

Course Content on the SHEA Gas Passport

Introduction.
Your responsibilities.
Risk Assessment.
Workplace Procedures.
Above Ground Installations (AGI) Workplace Procedures (gas specific module).
Physical Hazards (part 1).
Working in the Highway (gas specific module).
Physical Hazards (part 2).
Excavations (gas specific module).
Hazards to Health (part 1).
Hazards to Health (part 2).
The Environment.

Examination and Assessment
A multiple choice examination paper is taken comprising 11 sets of 5 questions. The pass mark for each section is 4 out of 5.

Accreditation
The delegate who successfully completes the course will receive a ‘Cover Note’ that is valid for 45 days, the official EUSR Gas Safety Passport can take 5 weeks for delivery.

Awarding and Examination Body
The sector skills body for the UK gas industry – Energy and Utility Skills.

Important Information
All delegates who attend the course need to bring a form of photo identification, this can include a Passport or Driving Licence.