Asbestos Awareness Training

Duration :

Half day

Course Overview

This half-day course will provide delegates with the awareness and understanding needed to work with asbestos safely.

Benefits

This course will give delegates a solid understanding of:

  • The dangers associated with asbestos.
  • The health effects to individuals who are exposed to asbestos or asbestos containing materials (ACM’s).
  • The importance of keeping an up-to-date asbestos register.
  • How to identify the different types and locations of any ACMs in the workplace or customer sites.

Course Objectives

Delegates who complete this course will be able to:

  • List the three main types of asbestos
  • Understand the health risks associated with exposure to asbestos
  • Understand the types and uses of some of asbestos
 containing materials and where they can be found
  • Identify the main requirements of the duty holder to 
manage asbestos in non-domestic properties
  • Explain basic decontamination procedures.

Course Content

    • The types and properties of asbestos
    • The health risks associated with exposure to asbestos
    • The main types of asbestos containing materials and where they can be found
    • The duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic properties
    • Safe work practices
    • Control limits
    • The use of PPE and RPE and their limitations
    • Accidental release and decontamination procedures.

     

    Course Delivery: In-house or at a regional venue (up to 10 delegates)
    Price: £495.00 plus VAT

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