Learning and Development Centre

At EPC-UK, we believe in offering people working within our industry, the opportunity to continuously enhance their learning and development; to help them grow individually and improve wider knowledge and understanding in this specialist sector.

To deliver effective training and education, we created the EPC-UK Learning & Development Centre, a state-of-the-art facility within our Head Office site in Alfreton, Derbyshire.

Close to the M1 and A38, the facility offers an ideal atmosphere for enhanced training programmes and meetings; delivered by a committed commercial explosive and blasting industry team.

Facilities include:

  • A fully integrated multimedia presentation system
  • Surround sound with unique base quality to bring your presentations to life
  • Touch screen and interactive capability to add real depth to your presentations for your clients
  • Flexible meeting spaces
  • Complimentary stationery located in your main meeting room
  • Free Wi-Fi internet access and technical support
  • Dedicated Event Host on the day to support you during your event
  • Central location
  • Complimentary car parking
  • Modern and contemporary style
  • Delicious wholesome food
  • Fruit basket at all refreshment breaks
  • Unlimited tea, coffee and mineral water throughout the day

We run a variety of courses at the training centre, from one day workshops through to five day training sessions; each designed to deliver high quality accredited training with the option to tailor courses to learners’ individual requirements.

Our current suite of courses covers the following:

• Shotfiring
• Explosives Supervisor
• Explosives Awareness
• Miscellaneous Mines Shotfiring
• Shotfiring & Explosive Supervisor VQ
• Explosives Storage VQ
• Drilling VQ
• Contractor Safety Passport (Quarry Passport)
• Manual Handling
• HR Best Practice – Investigation, Grievance & Disciplinary, Bullying & Harassment
• Recruitment & Selection
• Organisations Values & Behaviours

2019 ADR & Driver CPC Course Dates

ADR initial, core, tanks, all packages, class 1 to 9 (excluding class 7)
Full 35 hours driver CPC included at no extra cost – £775.00 fully inclusive of VAT

ADR Class 1 @ EPC-UK
Jun 8 – Jun 15 all-day

Course takes place Monday 8th – Friday 12th June with exam on Monday 15th June 2020.

ADR Initial, Core, Tanks, All Packages, Class 1 to 9 (excluding Class 7)

ADR Class 1 @ EPC-UK
Jul 13 – Jul 20 all-day

Course takes place Monday 13th – Friday 17th July with exam on Monday 20th July 2020.

ADR Initial, Core, Tanks, All Packages, Class 1 to 9 (excluding Class 7)

ADR Class 1 @ EPC-UK
Oct 5 – Oct 12 all-day

Course takes place Monday 5th – Friday 9th October with exam on Monday 12th October 2020.

ADR Initial, Core, Tanks, All Packages, Class 1 to 9 (excluding Class 7)

ADR Class 1 @ EPC-UK
Nov 2 – Nov 9 all-day

Course takes place Monday 2nd – Friday 6th November with exam on Monday 9th November 2020.

ADR Initial, Core, Tanks, All Packages, Class 1 to 9 (excluding Class 7)

We also offer Venue Hire, Conference facilities and Bespoke training courses.

For more information on our course curriculum or to discuss options to tailor training sessions to individual requirements, telephone: Telephone: 01773 837646 Email: Learning@epc-groupe.co.uk

Come along and experience it for yourself !

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