Catlettsburg Refinery

Catlettsburg Refinery at Dusk

Step 1: Requirements for Working at the Refinery

Contract Employees must be enrolled in an MPC approved Drug and Alochol Test program

  • All Contract Employees must be enrolled in an approved program
  • To obtain an account, please contact DISA's Sales Department at 281-673-2530 or [email protected].
  • Contract Employees status must be tested in an MPC approved program prior to coming onsite. Any Contract Employee not "green-lighted" will not be allowed onsite.

Contract Employees must pass a background security check from one of the following background check providers: (These are the currently approved MPC background check providers)

  • DISA Global Solutions
  • First Advantage
  • Guidepost Solutions LLC
  • S2 Verify

All contract workers must take and successfully complete the following MPC approved site-specific training requirements through the Health and Safety Council (HASC) prior to obtaining a Contractor Badge: 

Catlettsburg Required Health and Safety Training Requirements

PSM Training

Safety Essentials SE-SAFE or 
Basic Plus 01BOP

MPC Specific Training Requirement Marathon Essentials 19MPCESN
CBG Site Specific Training CBG Site Orientation 19MPCCBG
MPC HF Alky Unit PPE Training MPC HF Alky Orientation 19MPCHFA

All required training can be completed Remotely Online, In-Person at an approved Safety Council Location, or In-Person at the Regulatory Training Center (RTC) located outside of Catlettsburg Refinery during normal business hours.

1. Remotely Online -

  • Contract companies must create an account with the HASC and then register employees to take the required courses thorugh the LINK account. Quick Start Guide
  • Courses are Live Online Proctored
  • Courses can be taken Monday - Friday 7am - 7pm EST (Extended hours will be posted on thier website HASC Hours

2. HASC Approved Safety Council LocationsApproved Locations

3. Regulatory Training Center (RTC)

  • Phone 606-921-2992

Online Proctoring will require a computer with  a webcam and microphone capabilities.  Please reach out to HASC with any questions regarding Live Online Proctoring.


Contractors will be allowed to obtain an access badge after they successfully complete the PSM Training, MPC Essentials, CBG Site Specific, and HF Alky(if required).  Once these courses have been successfully completed all employees are required to provide proof of enrollment in DISA and pass an MPC approved background security check. 

Contract workers will obtain their refinery access ID card at the Refinery Security & Badging office at the following address:

  • Street Address: England Hill Training Center  7716 McCornis Dr Catlettsburg, KY 41129 

The following is required and will be verified by Refinery Security prior to issuing the Refinery access ID card:

  • Drug & Alcohol testing compliance
  • Background Check
  • Successful completion of the site-specific training

NOTE: Individuals must present a valid picture ID to receive their Refinery access ID card.

Contractor employees must always keep the Refinery Access ID Card in their possession while on Refinery Property.

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Step 2: What to Know before Coming Onsite

See Safety Documents

Illegal drugs and unauthorized alcohol, weapons and unauthorized firearms are prohibited on refinery property. All individuals are subject to search while on company property.

See Safety Documents

Beards are prohibited within the refinery. Mustaches and short sideburns are permitted if they do not interfere with the facial seal of protective breathing devices.

See Safety Documents

See Safety Documents

The following PPE is required for entry into a process unit and/or tank farm area(s):

  • Hard Hat
  • Chemical Goggles - Attached to hard hat
  • Safety Glasses
  • Hearing Protection
  • NFPA 2112 FR Clothing
  • Gloves - Min - Cut Level 3 Glove for General Duty Use
  • Personal H2S Monitor
  • Safety Toed Shoe with a 1/4 inch defined heel.

Certain areas/jobs may require additional PPE which shall be worn in accordance with posted signs or as stated on the Safe Work Permit.

NOTE: Contractor PPE is not supplied by Marathon Petroleum Company LP.

Safety One

Please view this video that best describes the fundamental pillars of MPC’s safety culture. If you have any questions or want more information please contact the Site Safety Supervisor for information.