Course Details & Pre-requisites:
Asbestos Awareness courses have become common place in the last decade, mainly due to the amount of asbestos still contained in building across the U.K and the entire world. While asbestos can be safe as long as it is undisturbed, any maintenance work in an area containing asbestos can lead to life-ending problems for the workers in the future. This course will help all workers and staff to be mindful of the different types of asbestos and the inherent dangers they pose. There are no prerequisites to join on this course
Please note; delegates are required to bring photo ID.
To provide the students with a basic awareness of working with asbestos
By the end of the course the students will be able to do the following:
- Discuss the dangers involved with Asbestos
- Discuss where Asbestos can be found
- Discuss what appropriate action should be taken in the event of discovery
- Discuss the correct use of RPE and be able to select the most appropriate PPE and RPE for the task
Course Duration: 3 Hours
Assessment: Continuous knowledge assessment by the tutor.
Certificate: IATP Asbestos Awareness
Certificate Duration: 1 Year