Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils

This Spill Kit for Chemicals & Oils Training course aims to teach you best practices when handling spillages of hazardous liquids, how to prevent spillages and how to use the equipment safely. We also look at the potential risks associated with these hazardous spills. This course is CPD Accredited.

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A spill kit for chemical and oil spills - Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils


  • Show your commitment to The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) 2002
  • Learn about the purpose of spill kits and how they can prevent a spill from spreading further
  • Learn about your company's emergency plan in response to spills and use our steps as a guide

Covered in this course


This training course is broken down into 2 sections

  1. 1 Spill kits
  2. 2 Spill response procedure
A spill kit for chemical and oil spills - Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils
Spill kit for chemicals and oils contents

Spills can happen at any time and almost anywhere in the workplace.

Employees must know how to use spill kits in the workplace, so you’ll be able to deal with a spill properly.

A chemical spill

Your organisation may have its own specific spill response or emergency plan, describing the procedure to follow in the event of a spill and telling you who you should contact. If your organisation has one, then make sure you read it, so you know what you have to do and who you have to tell.


Spills of significant size can pose a large risk to people and the environment. A spill kit contains various absorbent items that can be used when there is a leak or spillage of a hazardous liquid. They are designed to stop the spillage from spreading further and help start a cleanup process.

There are various sized spill kits that you can buy for your workplace but generally speaking, there are 3 variations of spill kits: a general purpose spill kit, oil and/or fuel spillage kits and chemical spills. 

Spill kits should only be opened in emergencies. Most contain the same base products, PPE (personal protective equipment), materials to stop leakages, waste bags and materials to seal drains. Some workplaces may have multiple sizes and multiple purpose spill kits. 

When you encounter a spill, the first and most important thing is to protect yourself first. This spill kit Training Course looks at what a spill kit contains, when you need to use it and what procedure to follow when you encounter a spill. 

Chris Miller, a presenter of Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils

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Chris Miller

The importance of Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils

It’s important that you comply with the law and understand the positive impact this training course can have on your organisation and employees.

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Spill Kit: Chemicals & Oils certificate


Each of our courses ends with a multiple choice test to measure your knowledge of the material.

This Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils course concludes with a 20 question multiple choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questionnaires guide the user through the sections of the training and are designed to reinforce learning and ensure maximum user engagement throughout.

As well as printable user certificates, training progress and results are all stored centrally in your LMS (Learning Management System) and can be accessed any time to reprint certificates, check and set pass marks and act as proof of a commitment to ongoing legal compliance.

What does my certificate include?

Your Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils Certificate includes your name, company name (if applicable), name of course taken, pass percentage, date of completion, expiry date and stamps of approval or accreditations by recognised authorities.

Please note if you are using our course content via SCORM in a third party LMS then we are unable to provide certificates and you will need to generate these in your host LMS yourself.

Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils Certificate

4 real user reviews

5.0 out of 5
Concise and clear

Very instructive and easy to follow even if you have minimum experience or knowledge of spill procedures

Good course for awareness

I got this course for the hygiene department at my works. i have just completed the course and it has given me a great understanding of what is important when a spill occurs. just because l am not the one cleaning it up, i can make sure l know what to do after the spill has happened, e.g renew kit, write the report and arrange waste removal.


I will be recommending we use to train staff, I have also circulated email with link to other Managers and suggested they utilise the opportunity to trial the system

Good thinks

Every course learn and remeamber .

Why is this training important?

Business benefits

Spill Kits are designed for easy use and so that anyone can prevent a spillage from spreading further. This course is suitable for all employees and provides them with the skills to know how to effectively use their spill kits.

This course is appropriate for all employees so that in the case of an emergency anyone can handle a spill. Spills can occur at any time and we should always be prepared for them. Staff should all be trained in how to use the spill kits and what materials to be used for certain spillages. 

Whether you will never have a spill occur at work or you have experienced them before, this training is useful as a full course and a refresher to provide knowledge on how to stop a Spill causing damage. 

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