Asbestos Awareness

Who Should Attend?

This is a mandatory training requirement under Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations for
all those who are exposed or liable to be exposed to Asbestos content material.

This could include:
  • Carpenters
  • Heating and Ventilation Plumbers
  • Engineers
  • Maintenance Workers
  • Cable Installers (Phone, Computer, Alarms)
  • Shop Fitters
  • Demolition
  • Operatives
  • Construction Workers
  • Painters and Decorators
  • Architects
  • Surveyors.

Course Objectives:

Delegates who complete this training will:
  • Gain a clearer understanding of the potential ill health effect of exposure to asbestos;
  • Be better able to identify areas where asbestos could be found
  • Understand the action to take upon discovery;
  • Have a greater awareness of the main types of asbestos likely to be found within their workplace;
  • Have a greater awareness of many of the products within which asbestos was originally included.

Asbestos Awareness Course Programme:
  • History, types and properties of asbestos
  • Possible effects on health
  • Overview of relevant legislation to include the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2006
  • Locations/identification of possible Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs)
  • Operations that could cause fibre release
  • Asbestos Surveys
  • Procedures upon discovery
Course certification lasts 1 year and there is a mandatory requirement for annual refresher training.

The asbestos awareness is a half day course (PM)

Fees: £95.00, plus VAT per delegate

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