ALS-Envex Asbestos Awareness for school maintenance and technical staff


Course Title:

Asbestos Awareness for school maintenance and technical staff

Course Reference:

AS02

In-house or public:

In-house

Accrediting organisation:  

Certificated by ALS

Description:

Introduction

Asbestos Awareness training is required to be given to employees whose work could expose them to asbestos i.e. where it is foreseeable that their work will disturb the fabric of a building and ACMs may become exposed. This course complies with the requirements of the new ACOP.

Suitable for

Caretakers, Maintenance staff, IT staff, Premises/Facilities Managers and Grounds Maintenance staff. Also useful for any nominated Responsible Person/Duty Holder.

Learning Objectives

Successful completion of training programme, the delegate will be able to:

  • Identify the different types of asbestos and their properties
  • Identify the health risks associated with asbestos for pupils and staff
  • Identify where asbestos is commonly found in schools
  • Understand how to work safely
  • Dealing with suspect materials
  • Dealing with potential emergencies

Exam Format

No assessment required although delegates can be given a short multiple choice test paper.

Programme Outline

  • What is asbestos & how it can be identified
  • Health risks of exposures
  • Typical examples of where it is found in schools
  • Basic introduction to legal requirements
  • Duty of care & safe working
  • Emergency procedures & dealing with suspect materials
  • Questions and answers session

Difficulty:

Introductory / Refresher

Location:

At the client’s premises or an agreed off-site location (subject to agreed costs)

Course dates:

Please phone +44(0) 1375 673279 for dates. In-house courses: delivered at your school. Date specified by you.

Duration:

Standard course is half-day. Bespoke courses can be made full day

Fee:

Price on application. Discounts available for SafetyMark Accredited schools.Maximum of 8 delegates.

For more details on this course please call us or email > enquiries

AS02 Asbestos Awareness for school maintenance and technical staff

ALS-Envex
49 Lampits Hill
Corringham
Stanford-le-Hope
Essex
SS17 9AA
Tel: +44(0)1375 673279
Fax: +44(0)1375 678059
Email: enquiries@als-envex.co.uk
ALS-Envex
Unit 6, Blotts Barn
Brooks Road
Raunds, Wellingborough
Northamptonshire
NN9 6NS
Tel: +44(0)1933 461855
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Email: enquiries@als-envex.co.uk
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