About Alpha Water Hygiene

What We Do

We provide you with EUSR National Water Hygiene and SHEA Water Passport training right here in Yorkshire and throughout the UK.

Do you need a New Registration or a Refresher?

We can deliver the right course for you.

Why Hire Us?

Having worked over 25 years for both York Waterworks and Yorkshire Water, we know the industry.

Our trainers have experience in production, treatment and distribution.

We understand what you do and the challenges you face.

York Waterworks Lendal Tower circa 1870. John Snow


EUSR National Water Hygiene

To see a list of available courses with Dates, Venues and Start Times, click on "See More Course Dates" to be directed to our booking page.
This course can be delivered via classroom or Zoom.
Please contact us.

EUSR SHEA Water Passport

We deliver New Safety, Health and Environmental Awareness training online via Zoom.

Classroom training for new registrations is available upon request.

Please contact us.

Some of Our Clients


We use alpha water hygiene for all our water hygiene training now. The courses are  delivered on our own site so we have no need to travel. Great service.

Greenacre Environmental

Very practical and relevant to what we do. The trainers know our industry and can provide real examples to support the material.

D&M Utilities

I needed a course running at very short notice and as always, this was not a problem for these guys. Thanks.


Sincere thanks again, your quick turnaround on providing this essential training has enabled us to continue to work uninterrupted.



Yes, we can deliver the EUSR National Water Hygiene course remotely. We currently use Zoom as our delivery platform. You will require access to a computer with a microphone, speakers/headphones and web camera. We do not accept mobile telephones although a large pad that can be stood up is acceptable. You will be given further guidance in the Joining Instructions.

You are required to register on this scheme to gain access to operational and restricted sites. The EUSR card issued here is also known as the ‘Blue Card’.

This training course is three hours long, and you will have to pass a 25 question multichoice test.

The training covers everything you need to help you understand your responsibilities and will provide you with the knowledge to pass the test.

If you fail the test, you will not be allowed to work on restricted operations.

Our role is to ensure you understand what is required to pass the test. We will work with you until you do.

Yes you can. Please get in touch for further details.

If you need to register for an EUSR National Water Hygiene card or need a refresher quickly, please get in touch and we may be able to train you within a day or so, subject to trainer availability.

Yes you can. Alpha Water Hygiene will run a SHEA Water Passport course via Zoom. previously.

The majority of water service providers will only hire you if you hold a SHEA Water card. It demonstrates your understanding of safety, health and environmental awareness.

The training course is Six hours long for new registrations, and you will have to pass a multi-choice test. You will need a PC or Laptop. This course can not be taken on a mobile telephone.

The training covers everything you need to help you understand your responsibilities and will provide you with the knowledge to pass the test.

However, people do fail from time to time, and as such, you would have to sit the test again.

No that is not true, although the SHEA Water scheme is partnered with CSCS to allow water industry workers access to construction sites for purposes of utilities work without the need for a separate Green CSCS card.

If you advise us up to seven days before the course date, we will refund 100% of your payment. If you fail to show up or advise us less than seven days before the course date, we are not able to refund your payment as your place is regarded as confirmed at that time.

No, you must pay prior to the day by BACS or Credit/Debit Card.

Yes, if we need to cancel your course, you will receive a full refund. However, we will offer you an alternative date first.

We may be able to offer you a seat on a remote training course, either on the same or alternative day to suit yourself.

We take the quality of our training very seriously and to ensure all delegates get the best possible experience we do not allow our training courses to be resold. If we identify that a client is doing this, we will cease business with them immediately and reserve the right to retain all monies received.

Yes, provided you have suitable premises, we can come to you. Please e-mail us at enquiries@alphawaterhygiene.co.uk with the details, and we will make the arrangements.

Yes, in certain circumstances you can. Please get in touch if you need help with this.

As per the EUSR rules for both Water Hygiene and SHEA Water, a maximum of 12 delegates can attend a course at a time.

We can deliver two Water Hygiene Courses but only one SHEA Water Course per day.

Your card is valid for three years.

Not if your card is still valid. We can help you apply for a replacement.

If you cannot work because your card has expired, please get in touch. We will do our best to get you back up and running quickly.

The courses are only delivered in English. If you do not speak English as your first language, please call 01904 909955 to discus options.


Please complete the contact form for any questions that have not been answered by our FAQs or if you want to enquire about our exclusive or SHEA Water course bookings.

Contact us directly at

01904 909955