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HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES: Approved Filler Course

Why do an Approved Filler course with TR Driver Training?

  • You will be professionally trained by qualified and experienced instructors
  • Train at one of our nationwide facilities or your own venue

Course Aim

  • For operators of vehicles transporting bulk Hazardous Substances (gas under pressure) to comply with the HSAW (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017.

Course Structure and Duration

This course can be done either;

  • In class theory usually combined with Safe Product Handler course, approx. 3 hours duration. Best suited for new operators to the industry. Practical observation assessment conducted by client representative approved by TR Driver Trainer to assess competency or


  • On its own as an online distance learning package for the theory assessment. Practical observation assessment conducted by client representative approved by TRMDS to assess competency

Course Content

The Approved Filler course covers the requirements laid out in the HSAW (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017 for Approved Fillers. Successful candidates will receive a Compliance Certificate for an Approved Filler issued in accordance with the regulations 6.23 and 15.66 of the HSAW (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017, along with a pocket card displaying the same information for ease of carrying.


Certification is required to be renewed every five (5) years to remain current and must be renewed prior to the current certificate expiring. Renewal can be done by an online package and in-house practical handling assessment.

Course Fees

 Approved Filler - Full course in class combined with Safe Product Handler
  • $365 plus GST per person
Approved Filler – remote course – suitable new gas drivers
  • $165 plus GST per person

Renewal - by itself - remote course for previous qualified Approved Fillers. Gas drivers only
  • $165 plus GST per perso

This course is scheduled and tailored to your specific requirements.
Please use the "ENQUIRE NOW" button to contact us to arrange a session.



We’re happy to custom build a training programme to suit your needs. We can also run a private course at your premises (Minimum of 6 people).