Worker Carrying Asbestos Board

ASBESTOS AWARENESS

Why do this course?


The law states that all those that are likely to come into contact or, have a risk of coming into contact with Asbestos Containing Materials must be provided with adequate information, instructions and training. 

Course Overview

The purpose of training delivered against this standard is to provide candidates with an understanding of the risks of exposure to asbestos and how to avoid work which may disturb asbestos-containing materials.The scope includes:

  • The properties of asbestos and its effects on health

  • The types, uses and likely occurrence of asbestos and asbestos containing materials (ACMs) in buildings and plant

  • How to avoid the risk of exposure to asbestos

  • The distinction between licensable work and non-licensed work (notifiable and non-notifiable)

  • The procedures to follow with the discovery of asbestos containing materials

  • The general procedures to deal with an emergency, such as an uncontrolled release of asbestos dust into the workplace.

This is a 1/2 day course.

Group training cost 

Up to12 candidates  =   £600 + vat per group

We can come to your workplace or you can train with us. 

Ready to Book?

Get in touch at info@safetyfirstcornwall.co.uk or call us on 0330 133 0529. Alternatively, complete the contact from below. 

For more information on the dangers of asbestos and how to stay safe if they suspect it in their home plus information on mesothelioma, click the following link pleuralmesothelioma.com/cancer/prognosis/

 

CONTACT US

Victoria Offices, Station Approach, Victoria, St Austell PL26 8LG

Telephone; 03301330529

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