Our Asbestos Awareness Training (HS11) course is aimed at owners, managers and employees of small to medium size businesses involved within the building trades.
- Provide awareness of the harmful effects of asbestos on health - Understand the legislation regarding exposure to asbestos fibres - Recognise the type of common materials/equipment which may contain asbestos - Gain the necessary information and instruction on what to do if asbestos is accidentally discovered - Provide an overview of how asbestos should be managed in buildings – from the building owners and the contractor’s perspective
- What is asbestos - The health effects - To provide delegates with an awareness of the risks associated with exposure to asbestos and how they should manage this - Identification of asbestos - Key legislation – Duty to manage – Client & Contractors responsibility - An overview of asbestos surveys & registers - Discovering asbestos – procedure to follow - Hygiene & PPE - Outcomes - On completion of the Asbestos Awareness Training (HS11) course delegates will undertake a short written multi-choice assessment.
Duration: 3-4 Hours
Method of Assessment: Multiple Choice Question Paper
Usually 9.30am - 12.30pm. Course times will be confirmed in the Joining Instructions once the course has been booked.