PlusPort VCA courses comply to the final objectives of ‘’Stichting Samenwerken voor Veiligheid (SSVV)’’ at all times.
For work with an increased risk of physical injury and responsibility for your own safety you are oblidged to be in possesion of a valid VCA certificate.
VCA Basic Safety
To work safely and prevention of accidents at high risk locations
Approximately 6 hours
Content online training
14 online modules
Online mock exam
Dangers, risks and prevention
Accidents: causes and prevention
Tasks, rights, duties and discussions
Signalling and marking
Fires and explosions
Specific activities and circumstances
Electricity and radiation
Personal protective equipment
An extensive reference manual. The manual can be printed before the exam.
Online knowledge checks
Unlimited practice of the VCA questions with feedback.
Online mock exam
You can start the mock exam twice.
The VCA exam is a official national exam. Duration Basic elements of safety exam maximum of 60 minutes. You can choose from 45 exam locations in The Netherlands.
The certificates are issued in the form of a ‘’Diploma complying with the Dutch VCA norm’’. Supervision of examinations and certification falls under the jurisdiction of the Dutch Exam Chamber. This is a guarantee for an extraneous and objective supervision. The certificate is valid for 10 years. The certificate is valid in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The certificates are registered in the CDR registry of the VCA Examination Board. Every certificate is also registered in the PlusPort system, and students will receive an automatic notification sent by email when it is about time to renew the certificate.