5th December 2023 – 9.00–1.00pm
Who should attend?
Supervisors and trades personnel, including trainees such as but not limited to: demolition workers, construction workers, general maintenance staff, electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, painters and decorators, joiners, plasterers, roofers, heating and ventilation engineers, telecommunication engineers, fire and burglar alarm installers, computer installers, architects, building surveyors, shop-fitters and other such professionals.
This course is accredited by the United Kingdom Asbestos Training Association (UKATA).
Introduction and Setting Course Objectives
What is Asbestos?
What is asbestos and where does it come from? Understanding the framework of legislation, approved codes of practice. The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. Control Limits.
What are the real risks associated with exposure to asbestos in its various forms. Who is at risk and what is the level of risk. Current and projected cases of asbestos related diseases.
Sources of Asbestos
Understanding the different types of asbestos and where they might be found.
Accidental Disturbance of Asbestos
Information to obtain and arrangements to follow.
Probable Asbestos Dust Concentrations.
Causation of asbestos fibre release. Probable airborne asbestos concentrations from construction processes.
The Duty to Manage Asbestos in the Workplace
Requirements of the regulations to manage. Defining the duty holders and their obligations. Types of surveys.
Multi-choice, open-book examination.
Upon conclusion of the course, delegates should be able to:
Maximum No. of Delegates – 8