HSL is to run a 1 day course on DSEAR – Gases and Liquids.
31 January 2019
Other available dates: email us to
6 March 2019
HSE runs three courses to help employers comply with the
Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations
(DSEAR). These have been revised and updated for
While there is some overlap between the courses delegates can
attend one or more courses depending on which area of DSEAR they
are interested in.
DSEAR places duties on employers and the self-employed to
protect employees, contractors and others from the risks from fires
and explosions related to dangerous substances stored and used in
This course explains the duties that DSEAR places on employers
and the actions needed to comply with them. It focuses particularly
on the assessment of risks and the application of controls to both
minimise and mitigate those risks.
The course will cover
- The legal duties
- Assessing the risks from dangerous substances
- Controlling and mitigating the risks
- An introduction to hazardous area classification
- Area classification of laboratories
- An introduction to equipment for use in explosive
Who should attend?
This course is aimed at managers and supervisors of process
plant and operations, where dangerous substances are used or
stored, or safety specialists who need to understand how to manage
the risks from dangerous substances within the framework of the
DSEAR duties. This course is intended to allow them to act as
an intelligent customer when commissioning work related to
The course will be run at the HSL laboratory in the spa town of
Buxton. Buxton is in the heart of the Peak District and has good
links to mainline train stations and Manchester International
Airport. This course can be run at your site or local area by
Details of hotels in the Buxton area can be found at www.visitbuxton.co.uk
The cost of this course is £625 per person (includes course
notes, certificate of attendance and lunch/refreshments).
Please note the invoice option is not available within 4
weeks of the course date, or for overseas customers. If you
are selecting the invoice option for payment, it will be mandatory
to input a purchase order/reference number as we are unable to
process booking forms without this.
For further dates and additional information email: email@example.com
or contact the Training & Conferences Unit
at HSL directly on +44 (0)203 028 3704.
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