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Petrol Filling Stations; Vapour Recovery

This course is offered as a bespoke course for those organisations and authorities who need to utilise internal staff on how to understand the various stages of Vapour Recovery, the different systems and equipment necessary to make and how to inspect a site specifically on what to look for.

This course has been designed to provide both a theoretical and practical approach when dealing with Vapour Recovery Installations. The course covers the types of Vapour Recovery – Stage 1A, Stage 1B and Stage 2. There is an explanation of how Vapour Recovery has evolved and its legal requirements, applying for Permits and the extensive conditions imposed. There is a visit to a local petrol filling station where the theory is applied practically that takes the delegate through the site inspection process

Who Should Attend?
Petroleum Officers
Environmental Health Officers
Trading Standard Officers
Fire Safety Officers
Environmental Agency Staff
Company Health & Safety Practitioners
Engineers and Project Managers
Subjects Covered;
Environmental Permitting Regulations 2007, 2009 and 2010
Pollution Prevention and Control Regulations 1999/2000
Various European Directives
Other Petroleum & Safety Legislation applying to a Petrol Filing Station
Stage 1A at Distribution Terminals
Stage 1B Off Loading of Petrol Road Tankers and how it works
Tanker Deliveries
Stage 2 Vapour Recovery and how it works
Tanker Deliveries
Site Records – What to Look for?
Simulated Site Inspection on Vapour Recovery Installations
Components used in an Installation
Permits and Conditions
The course will be invaluable for those involved in the inspection and enforcement of Vapour Recovery requirements on petrol filling stations
Each delegate will receive a Continued Development Certificate (CPD) for 6 hours.

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

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