Covered in this online course
Course Duration: Approx 15 minutes
For those working in construction and the demolition or refurbishment of buildings, it is important to be aware of asbestos risks and how to deal with them.
This short course will provide you with a basic understanding of what asbestos is, why it can be dangerous, what the law says and what to do if asbestos is discovered in the workplace.
Asbestos Awareness Course Breakdown
Module 1. What is asbestos?
What is asbestos?
What was asbestos used for and why?
What are the health risks of asbestos?
Who is most at risk?
Module 2. What does the law say?
The Control Of Asbestos Regulations 2012
Responsibilities of the duty holder
Module 3. What to do if it is discovered in the workplace
Unexpected discovery – steps to take
Accidental release – emergency procedure
Asbestos Awareness Certification
Our courses are accredited by the CPD certification service. This guarantees our courses are of the highest quality
All of our courses include a quality assured certificate, downloadable on completion of the final assessment. We also provide a link that can be passed to employers that allows them to verify your certification.
Our certificates do not have an expiry date, however, depending on the industry best practice guidelines, we recommend refreshing your training over 3 years.