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Duration: 3 hours
Required Equipment: None
Courtley Health & Safety Ltd certificate of attendance.
This training course is designed for companies and individuals who may come into contact with asbestos in construction or demolition during their work. This course gives you the knowledge and information required to take the necessary precautions when asbestos is found. It also enables you to identify possible locations where asbestos could be found.
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Courtley’s asbestos awareness training course is designed to cover a range of topics relating to asbestos in the workplace. This includes why the substance was originally used. How to identify the different types of asbestos, and the possible health implications of being exposed to it.
This training is aimed at any person who works with, or works near, asbestos. Construction workers, roofers, plumbers and general maintenance workers would benefit from completing this course.
Employers have a responsibility to ensure their workers are able to identify where asbestos could be, and how to reduce the risk of exposure if any is found. They also are required to provide employees with the necessary personal protection equipment. With this is mind, the content of this course will take a look at:
- How to identify the various different forms of asbestos.
- The history of asbestos. Including why it was originally used, and what it was used for.
- What the associated health risks are from exposure to asbestos.
- Identifying the possible locations where asbestos could be.
- The asbestos surveys used and the implications of these surveys.
- Personal protective equipment needed to minimise any potential risks.
- Health & Safety at Work Act etc.
- Control of Asbestos Regulations.
What Does The Training Involve?
This Asbestos Awareness training session enables candidates to identify where they may come into contact with asbestos and what actions to take to reduce exposure.
At the conclusion of the course, delegates will be required to complete a multiple choice test to ensure they understand the content.
Asbestos Awareness Training Liverpool
The training normally takes place in our Liverpool training centre, if you would like to arrange Asbestos Awareness Training in a different location please contact us.
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