EUSR Shea Water Passport Training Course

The SHEA Water scheme is designed for individuals who require access to operational sites within the water industry, both permanent and temporary, at all levels including operatives, supervisors and management.

What is the EUSR Shea Water Passport Training Course?

Course overview

The SHEA Water scheme comprises of eight modules. Six modules are ‘core’ modules and are relevant for all utility industries and support workplace practice in relation to health, safety and environmental law.

Two modules provide the water industry specific content. It is designed to provide evidence that an individual has demonstrated an appropriate level of knowledge, understanding and behavioural awareness.

Individuals must complete all eight modules and pass the SHEA Water assessment to gain EUSR SHEA Water registration. It is an Energy & Utility Skills Passport scheme and does not indicate any level of technical competence or skilled expertise.

Course duration

The course is delivered over one day.

Course content

The course comprises eight modules on the topic of health, safety and environment in the water industry, these are are:-

  • Module 1: Understanding our workplace responsibilities
  • Module 2: Understanding the effects of our work on the environment
  • Module 3: Identifying and controlling risks
  • Module 4: Common hazards in the workplace
  • Module 5: Sewerage network and process operations
  • Module 6: Highway working and excavation
  • Module 7: Occupational health hazards
  • Module 8: Responding to emergencies

Course assessments

Each module is assessed through a multiple choice test, set by EU Skills and marked by the Trainer during the day of the programme.

In order to effectively progress and complete the programme, individuals will be required to have knowledge and understanding relevant to all assessment criteria within each module

Qualifications & certification

Successful delegates will receive a ‘Cover Note’ that is valid for 45 days, the formal SHEA Water Passport Card can take 5 weeks for delivery.