Valero St. Charles Site Orientation

Course Information

Valero St. Charles Site Orientation is the site-specific orientation for the Valero St. Charles refinery in Norco, LA.

NOTE: Students must have a currently valid ARSC card (BOP/BOPR) prior to taking this course.
Spanish cards are not acceptable – NO EXCEPTIONS


Recommended For

All construction and contracted maintenance and services personnel who will be working at this site.


Course Content

This course includes discussion of the following topics:

  • Valero Contractor Safety Program
  • Security
  • General Safety Practices
  • Personal Safety
  • Contractor Responsibilities
  • Permitting and Permission
  • Tools and Equipment
  • Vehicle Safety
  • Emergency Information
  • Hazardous Communication
  • Marine and Terminal Safety
  • Process Unit Overviews



  • Computer training

    $55 Member / $60 Non-Member

  • Classroom instruction

    Not available for classroom instruction.


Course Details

Course Code: 08VALERO
Course Length (approx.): 90 Minutes plus Test
Course Expiration: 1 Year from Class Date
Passing Score Required: 80 % – if a question is missed, it is reviewed but not asked again
Retakes Allowed: Yes, 1 retake allowed every 30 days, but must pay for each retake
Language: English
Reader Assistance Allowed: No – NO EXCEPTIONS
ID Requirements: Students must present a valid (not expired) U.S. State or Federal ID with photo and separate Social Security card if not on the ID
Handouts: No – handbook will be given at upon arrival at the site
Course Exceptions: No


Valid ARSC Card (BOP/BOPR): Yes – but not Spanish cards
Social Security Verification (SSV): Yes
Background Screen: No
Medical Services: No


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