1) The history of asbestos
2) Asbestos type’s properties and risks
3) The health effects of exposure
4) The type’s uses and risks of ACM’s in buildings
5) Emergency procedures to deal with accidental exposure
7) Questions and Answers
ASBESTOS AWARENESS TRAINING COURSE
Course Duration 3-4 hours
Courses provided onsite or at our training centre
Courses in English, Spanish or German
Courses for up to 16 people
Certificates upon successful completion
*Other languages available. Please contact us for more information
Who can take this course?
The Asbestos Awareness training course is designed for all workers who are likely to disturb asbestos containing materials (ACM's) during their work and to those that supervise or oversee works that may expose employees to asbestos. This course is suitable for anyone in the construction or maintenance trades such as Scaffolders, Plumbers, Carpenters and Electricians.
Why choose this course?
Every employer has a duty to provide the appropriate training for all workers who are likely to be exposed to asbestos or is likely to disturb it during the course of their work. Asbestos can be found in any buildings constructed prior to the year 2000 so it is essential that anyone involved in alterations to the fabric of these building receives the appropriate awareness training, enabling them to be able to identify asbestos containing materials, understand the associated risks and have an awareness of the appropriate health and safety procedures to be followed.
Train your workers onsite for up to 15 people or at our training centre near London Gatwick Airport
The asbestos awareness course provides Delegates with the understanding of associated risks and control measures to reduce the risk of disturbing asbestos during work. The course is taught by our highly qualified trainer using a mixture of lectures and group exercises so that they can be applied in the workplace.
1) The history of asbestos
There is a multiple choice assessment at the end of the training course and all delegates will receive a certificate upon completion valid for 12 months.
THE BENEFITS OF CLASSROOM TRAINING WITH US
- Awareness training that exceeds HSE’s requirements
- Course content tailored to your specific industry and working practices
- Courses presented in either English, German or Spanish
- Training material and assessments provided in English, German or Spanish
- Structure and presentation of the course is conducted by our highly qualified trainers
- Qualified/native translator will accompany the trainer for courses in German or Spanish
- We can come to your workplace or courses can be held at our training centre