Course Information

Asbestos Awareness

This asbestos awareness course is aimed at anyone who performs maintenance, installation or demolition work in existing premises where there is a risk of being exposed to asbestos or asbestos containing materials.
Asbestos Awareness training

Duration:

0.5 day

Scheduled Dates:

Please select a preferred date below

Assessment Method:

Practical Assessment, Assessment Paper

Price:

Available on request

Course Aims

This course is an essential tool in keeping operatives safe and helping to identify potential situations where there may be a risk of exposure to asbestos fibres.

Course Content

The format of the course is to answer a series of basic questions that arise during, building, maintenance and servicing work within buildings and seeks to give a general awareness of what asbestos is; why it is so damaging and where it is likely to be found.

  • Why is asbestos such a big issue?
  • What is asbestos?
  • Why is it so dangerous?
  • Why have we not got rid of it?
  • What does the law say?
  • What does it look like and where can it be found?
  • Can I work with asbestos?
  • What should I do before starting a job?
  • What should I do if I suspect I have found asbestos or ACM’s?
  • What should I do if I disturb materials that might contain asbestos?
  • Where can i get more information?
  • Check List

Upon completion of the course, successful delegates will receive a certificate.

This is an on-demand course, which can also be delivered on site. Please call our sales team for more details.

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