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Petrol Filling Stations; Leak Investigation

This Course is offered as a bespoke course for those organisations and authorities who need internal staff trained to conduct a Leak Investigation.

It is designed for those who wish to understand and plan to be prepared for incidents such as petrol leaks, fires and explosions and to provide a greater understanding of the issues which can involve both regulators and operators. It enables those attending the course to appreciate the fire, explosion and environmental damage that can affect the licensed site and surrounding area.

Who should attend
Petroleum Officers
Environmental Health Officers
Environmental Agency Officers
Trading Standards Officers
Fire Authorities
Health & Safety Managers/Advisors
Company Auditors
Subjects covered
Why we should Inspect Petrol Filling Stations?
Legal Overview (PCA, DSEAR, HASAW, UK Pollution Laws)
What is Leak Investigation – Type of Incidents
Action Points and Techniques for each Incident Type
Recording, Site Closure, Using other Bodies and Organisations
4 x Case Studies;
APEX Corner, London,
Bontddu Gwynedd, Wales,
Guilford Street, Luton
Wet Stock Records, Using Electronic Data, Warrants and Sampling, Fuel Testing
Sonar and Radar Plume Surveys,
GIS Systems, “My Back Yard” database
Some Tools of the Trade & Leak Detection Equipment
Desk Top Exercise “Find That Leak”
Enforcement Options

This course attracts 6 hours Continued Professional Development and applies a practical approach to enforcement supported by numerous Hand Out material.

Please click here to view the timetable

Price on Application
Discounts are available if the client can provide a venue, lunch and refreshments.
Price quoted will include course hand-out material and presentation certificates.

Quotation request
Please contact Jane Mardell, APEA Business Manager/Training Co-ordinator
at admin@apea.org.uk for a quotation.
Please advise how many delegates to attend the course and any preferred dates.


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Petrol Filling Stations- Enforcement Procedures An Awareness

Stansted Airport, Essex, UK, 04-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

3 Day Combined Petrol Filling Stations – Combined Construction, Audit and Inspection Course

Stansted Airport, UK, 11-Sep-17

APEA Member £810.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £910.00 plus VAT

APEA Member inc. accommodation £1,020.00 plus VAT, Non-Member inc. accommodation £1,120.00 plus VAT

Safe Installation and Use of LPG

Stansted Airport, Essex UK, 14-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

PFS, Dangerous Substances & Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR)

Stansted Airport, UK, 18-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

Wetstock Management

Stansted Airport, UK, 19-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

Explosives and Fireworks

Stansted Airport, Essex, UK, 20-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

Electrical Installations, An Awareness

Swindon, UK, 26-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

Explosives and Fireworks

Manchester Airport, UK, 27-Sep-17

APEA Member £260.00 plus VAT, Non-Member £310.00 plus VAT

NB. Any non APEA members now booking courses, automatically qualify for membership of the APEA, please complete the details on the order booking form that you wish for correspondence to be sent to or alternatively email the APEA Business Manager

PO Box 106, Saffron Walden, CB11 3XT, Essex, United Kingdom

Telephone: 0345 603 5507 | Fax: 0345 603 5507 | email: admin@apea.org.uk linkedin

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