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Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations Training (DSEAR)

CPD, Skills for Care & Citation Approved

The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations were introduced to make workplaces safer for anyone who works with flammable or potentially explosive substances or substances corrosive to metal.

Course Description

This short online DSEAR Training course is designed for the use of anybody who works in the premises of where dangerous substances are used, stored, or manufactured. This course provides a fundamental understanding of DSEAR, employers responsibilities, and employee responsibilities.

Target Audience

This Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) Training course provides users with an understanding of the DSEAR regulations whilst highlighting the responsibilities that they and their employers share. Dangerous Substances are any substances used or present at work that may, if not controlled, cause harm and injury to people as a result of a fire or explosion (HSE) so it’s crucial for staff who could encounter these substances to be trained in DSEAR.


This online DSEAR Training course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD and Citation. Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Know what dangerous substances and explosive atmospheres are
  • Understand what your employer needs to do to keep you safe at work
  • Understand what role you play in keeping yourself and others safe

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
DSEAR Training 1 DSEAR 70%
DSEAR Training 2 Employer Responsibilities 70%
DSEAR Training 3 Your Responsibilities 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


15 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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