About Safety First Consultants Ltd

Safety First Consultants Ltd have been delivering the SPA quarry passport training course for 15 years and have successfully trained over 2,500 people.  If you’d like to book, here are next available course dates

Chris Knight B Eng, CMIOSH, MIQ – Director

Chris was educated at Sheffield University and is a chartered member of IOSH

He worked for Tarmac as a Quarry Manager and Engineering Manager for a number of years and uses this experience to illustrate the quarry passport training course. This previous experience in the quarry sector also means that Chris is able to interact with the delegates in an informed manner.  In total, Chris Knight has over 40 years experience in quarrying, construction and associated activities. He has presented the quarry safety passport course for over 15 years. Latterly Chris has provided health and safety support to a number of clients in the quarrying industry.

Please scroll down to see comments from previous quarry safety passport course participants.

Emma Knight is a qualified management accountant, having worked for Tarmac looking after Cliffe Hill Quarry and then as a Business Services Manager. She now organises and administrates the processing of the quarry passport course. Emma ensures all course attendees receive their passports in a timely manner and is the first point of contact for any queries. When your passport is due for renewal, Emma will send you a reminder.

Safety First  Consultants is an SPA Approved Training Provider which ensures they are audited every 12 months.  Scroll down for more information

SPA Auditing

Safety Passport Alliance (SPA) audit all accredited training providers  every 12 months. This includes an audit of the administrative process as well as a visit from a senior SPA Manager to observe a course being delivered by a trainer. Each trainer must deliver a minimum of one course within a 12 month period in order to remain eligible and, if this is not achieved, a familiarisation course will be required to re-apply as a training provider.

Safety Pass Alliance approved provider for quarry passport training

Feedback from some of our many happy clients

Course provided by quarry experienced instructor which helped with association of content

Very informed and very well delivered

Very good, excellent trainer. Kept you going through it with a giggle on the way. Good course learnt a lot.

Course was very well presented and easy to understand

Very useful, highlighted best practice which will be useful

Top man, gave good examples to help others understand safety and situations

Good material, well presented

A great course with a fun and knowledgeable trainer who can have a laugh and still deliver a professional day

Good course and very well delivered

Excellent trainer, very informative and involving everybody

learnt a lot and helpful

Very good refresher course, presented very well and clear to understand

Chris engages with the group well so you take it in. A very good course, a real eye opener

Trainer made the course easy to understand, top job Chris

Some of our Clients