Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness

£50.00 Plus VAT

The course has been designed to help better your understanding of asbestos and its risks. We cover location, how to avoid risk, legislation, diseases associated with asbestos exposure and more.



This course aims to provide an understanding of:
• The properties and risk of asbestos
• The location of asbestos containing materials
• Avoiding risk from asbestos
• Legislation covering asbestos

Section 1 – Overview of asbestos
• What is asbestos?
• Types of asbestos
• Why did we use asbestos?
• Health risks
• The three fatal diseases

Section 2 – Asbestos containing materials (ACM)
• Types of ACM
• Location of ACMs
• Asbestos register

Section 3 – Controlling asbestos
• What you should consider
• What those in charge should consider
• Asbestos survey
• Emergency procedure

Section 4 – Legislation
• Owners and landlords obligations
• Duty holder responsibilities

Duration: 1.5 Hours