Spill Kit Training

Duration of Course (days):


Course Overview:

The main objective of this Spill Kit Training course is to ensure that those designated to respond to an incident where a potentially dangerous or environmentally damaging spillage has occurred, know the correct procedure and how to use a site spill kit correctly. This is a very practical course, designed for the hands-on delegate. The course takes delegates through a series of role play modules where they will be set a series of spill scenarios, relevant to your site conditions and chemical inventory and asked to affect a proactive response.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at members of a designated spill team, spill team leaders, persons likely to be involved in directing the spill team response or any member of staff who may be asked to use your spill response inventory.

Aims and objectives of the course:

The aim of the course is to provide up to date information and legislation on the dangers of why a Spill Kit is required and when. Also provide practical guidance on how to use a spill kit effectively.

At the end of the course delegates will:

Demonstrate how to use a spill kit
Identify the correct spill kit
Check the contents of a spill kit and when to refill it
Understand the correct reporting procedure and who to notify
Understand the regulations and legislation
Understand when to evacuate the premises

Course Content:

Relevant Safety Legislation
Environment Awareness
What’s in a spill kit
Why do we need a spill kit
Spill Kit Size
Spil Prevention
Spill Response
Evacuation Procedure
Practical Simulated Exercise


This course requires a training area/room with the facilities to comfortably accommodate the maximum number of delegates. The delegates will require a table and equipment to make notes and the instructor needs power and a place to show a presentation.

Requirements for Closed Course Booking:

Should there be any specific requirements that you would particularly like covered in the course more, i.e. covering a certain piece of spill kit equipment or piece of legislation etc. then please lets us know and we can adjust for this.



Throughout the course there is a constant assessment by the instructor who will ask questions about what he has covered in the course, some may be theoretical and some may be practical. At the end of the course there is a 30 question, multiple choice paper to be completed by all delegates. A pass mark of 72% is set for all delegates. Once these papers are marked and delegates passed then they will proceed to a 15-minute practical assessment.


All delegates that succeed with the course will receive an A4 certificate of attendance this will be valid for 3 years.

Booking Details:

Course Cost (ex VAT): £400.00

Max Number of Delegates: 12

Call to Book: 01376 538 501

Our training centre is based in Braintree, Essex. Tea and coffee facilities are provided, other refreshments can be made available by request.

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Over 20 years of health and safety expertise


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Excellent mix of practical and interactive exercises