Passport Schemes Approval


Approval

To deliver National Water Hygiene (NWH), Safety, Health and Environmental Awareness (SHEA) and Safe Control of Operations (SCO) schemes, you will need to become an approved trainer. To deliver Basic Electrical Safety Competence for Access, Movement & Egress (BESC: AME), the process is slightly different – you will need to become an approved provider and an approved assessor (see below for more details).


National Water Hygiene, SHEA Suite and Safe Control of Operations

You will need to meet our approval criteria to become an Approved Trainer:

  • A current EUSR registration for the scheme you wish to deliver
  • Knowledge and understanding of current working practices within the relevant industry
  • Relevant career history – a minimum of two years’ work experience in the relevant industry
  • Two professional references
  • Training and/or assessment qualifications (or working towards)
  • Experience in training and/or assessment

Stages of Trainer Approval

  • Submit application with all required evidence
  • We conduct a desktop review of the application and contact you if we have any questions or require additional evidence
  • You successfully attend and complete attend a Trainer Approval Workshop
    • You sign our Terms & Conditions
    • We provide you with all materials to support delivery and assessment
    • We register you on EUSR as an Approved Trainer for the scheme and issue you with an EUSR card
    • We list you on our website as an Approved Trainer for the scheme (optional)
  • On-going monitoring and auditing:
    • We monitor training, assessment and administration activity on an on-going basis
    • We randomly select Trainers for on-site audits
  • Approval as a Trainer is for three years

BESC: AME

Provider Approval

You will need to become an approved provider and meet the criteria detailed within our Quality Framework.

Once approved as a provider you can have as many approved assessors as you need.

Assessor Approval

You will need to meet our approval criteria:

  • Knowledge and understanding of the current working practices within Substations, Overhead Lines and Underground Cables in the power industry
  • Assessor qualification (or working towards one)
  • Provider and Assessor approval can happen simultaneously.

Stages of Assessor Approval

    • Submit application and all required evidence
    • We check for provider approval
    • We conduct a desktop review of the application and contact you if we have any questions or require additional evidence
    • We register you on EUSR as an Approved Assessor for the programme you are approved for i.e. Substations, Overhead Lines or Underground Cables
    • We list the Approved Provider (not the individual assessor) on our website as approved for BESC: AME (optional)
    • Provider approval is a one-off process and has no end-date

Find Out More

If you have any queries or questions relating to your trainer or assessor approval application, or a Tri-Partite Agreement, please contact EUSR Support, Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 5.00pm, email quality@euskills.co.uk or call us on 0121 745 1310.