Asbestos Awareness Training

A one-day, Asbestos Awareness course.

The Asbestos Awareness health and safety course is aimed at Construction workers workers and supervisors. Asbestos Awareness training helps workers to understand the risks associated with the material so that they can avoid work that may disturb asbestos…

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About The Course

Who The Course Is For

This course is suitable for anyone who may be exposed to asbestos as part of their job role in the workplace

What the course covers

Aims – The course aims to introduce and give attendees a general awareness of the legal requirements and safe practices that apply for anyone managing and controlling asbestos and for those working in a n environment where there could be asbestos.  They will learn about the hazards and risks associated with asbestos and the effects on health.

Course Contents

  • A brief history of the uses of asbestos
  • Types of asbestos, properties and risks
  • The effects of asbestos on workers health
  • The types, uses and risks of ACM’s in buildings
  • Procedures to deal with emergencies
  • How to avoid the risks of ACMs in buildings
  • The Employers and Employees legal responsibilities

Course Outcomes

A better awareness of:

  • The nature and properties of asbestos
  • The health effects of exposure to asbestos
  • The risks of smoking and exposure to asbestos
  • The types, uses and locations of asbestos
  • Legislation in relation to asbestos in general
  • Where to seek advice on asbestos risks
  • What to do in the event of an emergency

Make an Enquiry about Asbestos Awareness Courses

 For further information and a free quotation: please call  01243 213 273