EUSR Utility SHEA Water Passport ONLINE


This course is designed for anyone who is involved in the operational activities of the water industry who may require access to operational sites.


This course consists of thirteen modules which cover health, safety & environmental awareness in clean water networks & sewerage networks.

1. The operators responsibilities
2. Risk assessments
3. Workplace procedures
4. Physical hazards (part 1)
5. Working in the highway
6. Physical hazards (part 2)
7. Excavations
8. Sewerage network
9. Process operations
10. Hazards to health (part 1)
11. Hazards to health (part 2)
12. Hygiene and health
13. The Environment


Multiple choice examination

Delivery Method

  • Classroom training

  • Whiteboard - Illustrations

  • Videos

  • Discussions


1 day


Accreditation from EUSR (Energy & Utilities Skills Register) which is valid for 3 years. The SHEA Water Passport is also affiliated with the CSCS Scheme to enable water industry workers access to construction sites for utilities work without the need to obtain a separate CSCS card.

Maximum Participants


Funding Available


If you are unemployed and seeking work, you may be eligible for funding from the Department of Social Protection to cover all, or some of the costs of your training. (means depending, you may be entitled to up to €1000).

Candidates who wish to avail of this must make an appointment with a case officer in their local Intreo office, discuss their case & apply for funding. The candidate will receive a funding application form which they must sign & bring/post to us. Upon completion, we will send this back to the case officer who will then review the funding application.

Upon receiving funding approval in the post from the Department of Social Protection, candidates must then call us to reserve a place on our course. We cannot confirm a place on our course until funding approval is gained.


If employed within the private sector or are a sole trader, there may also be funding assistance available through Skillnet funding. Skillnet may fund a percentage of your training, if eligible. For more details on this, please contact us on 074 91 27786.