Asbestos Awareness Training
from £19.95

This Asbestos Awareness Course provides online training and is suited to any persons working in an environment or building where there may be asbestos or where asbestos removal is required.

Suitable for candidates who may work in buildings where asbestos containing materials may be present. Trainees will be made aware of the properties of asbestos, where it has been used in buildings and when it may present a risk.

What the course provides:

  • Outline the types of asbestos and explain where asbestos and Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs) can be typically found within buildings and in plant
  • Describe the main reasons for the use of asbestos insulation, asbestos insulating boards, asbestos cement and other ACMs
  • Describe the risks of fibre release from ACMs
  • Demonstrate an awareness of how you would find information about the presence of asbestos before starting work
  • Know the procedures to follow if any unintentional contact is made with ACMs and have knowledge of appropriate emergency procedures
  • Outline the legislation relating to asbestos