Asbestos control awareness course
What is the course and what does it include?
The course is aimed at employees involved in the maintenance of buildings and associated plant, to ensure the health and safety of maintenance workers and others who may encounter asbestos in the workplace*.
On successful completion of the course delegates will be aware of the health and safety issues associated with asbestos, significantly reducing the risk of themselves and others.
The course includes:
✓ What is asbestos?
✓ What health concerns are related to asbestos?
✓ Who is at risk?
✓ Historical overview
✓ Asbestos uses- where is it found in buildings?
✓ What are the legislative requirements?
✓ Safe working practices and safe systems of work
The course duration is half a day.
*Please note: This course is not intended to equip delegates with the specialist knowledge needed to conduct the removal of items such as asbestos insulation, coatings, and insulation board. That work is governed by strict regulations for which specialist licenses and other recognised accreditation is required.
What will your employees receive? Why ABTAC?
What other type of Asbestos courses are available?
At ABTAC we pride ourself on ensuring that each private course we provide is tailored to your employees needs, ensuring that the course is as relevant as possible.
White label courses
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Asbestos Management trainer led course
A course aimed at those responsible for managing the risks associated with asbestos in buildings and associated plant, thereby ensuring the health and safety of maintenance workers and others, who may encounter asbestos in the workplace.
Asbestos awareness (approved by RoSPA and the IATP) online course
As well as informing you about the risks of working with asbestos, the course will deliver a lot more information about: Recognising asbestos, where it's used, minimising the risks and the legislation about working with asbestos.
Asbestos for Architects & Designers (approved by RoSPA and the IATP) online course
As well as informing you about the risks of working with asbestos, the course will deliver a lot more information about: Recognising asbestos, where it's used, minimising the risks and the legislation about working with asbestos. This course is a variation on the Asbestos Awareness course that contains specific information for designers and architects.
What's the cost?
Costs for private courses vary dependent on: number of overall attendees, number of attendees you wish to have on each course. Generally the more attendees per course, the lower the cost per attendee. For more information or an individual course please complete the form on this page or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We welcome attendees of all abilities and backgrounds, however currently all of our courses are only conducted in English.