This course aims to give candidates the ability to safely manage Hydrocarbon spills within the mining, construction, maintenance, and service industries.

This awareness course provides in-depth knowledge on how to control, contain and cleanup spills.

Course Content:

  • Identify the characteristics, purpose and use of various spill response equipment
  • Describe and perform the appropriate action to take in the event of a hydrocarbon spill
  • Deal with an incident on land or water.
  • Employ the 3 C’s
  • Perform workplace risk assessments for potential spills and select the best equipment required for their response.

Entry Requirements:

To successfully complete this course, you will need to have proficiency in reading and typing in English, as well as basic computer skills.

This course is fully online so you will need to have access to a computer, tablet or phone and have an email address to complete your registration.

System Requirements

  • Newest version of Google Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge, or Safari.
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Browser must have JavaScript enabled (most do)
  • Speakers or headphones are required.
  • Internet connection with 2.5 Mbps+.
  • Check that your company firewall is not blocking the video content.


Upon completion, candidates will be awarded a certificate of completion in Oil Spill Response.


Target Audience

This course is suitable for anyone working across industry and roles where there is a risk of hydrocarbons and other substances being spilt.


Allow 1.5hrs