Envex: Asbestos Awareness


Course Title:

Asbestos Awareness

Course Reference:

AS01

In-house or public:

In-house

Accrediting organisation:  

Certificated by Envex / RSA

Description:

Introduction

Asbestos Awareness training is required to be given to employees whose work could expose them to asbestos, i.e. all demolition, refurbishment workers, maintenance and allied trades 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

Employees whose work could expose them to asbestos, i.e. all demolition, refurbishment workers, maintenance and allied trades where it is foreseeable that their work will disturb the fabric of a building and ACMs may become exposed.  Also useful for Project Managers/Facility   Managers etc

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
  • Identify where asbestos is commonly found
  • Identify practical controls for asbestos safety
  • Outline the requirements of the Control of Asbestos Regulations.

Exam Format

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

 Programme Outline

  • Asbestos – a history and how it is identified
  • Asbestos health risks
  • Asbestos properties and where it is found in buildings with photo examples
  • Basic introduction to legal requirements and how to access buildings safety to work
  • A summary of survey reports and asbestos registers and what to look out for
  • Emergency procedures & dealing with suspect materials
  • Quiz
  • 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) 1933 626444 for dates. In-house courses: Date, time and venue specified by you.

Duration:

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

Fee:

£750 + VAT (full day) £500 + VAT (half-day) Maximum 15 delegates

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

AS01 Asbestos awareness (download copy of this information)

Adamson’s Laboratory Services Limited (ALS-Envex)
The Old Church,
31 Rochester Rd.,
Aylesford,
Kent ME20 7PR
Tel: +44(0)1622 717700
Email: enquiries@als-envex.co.uk
 
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