Courses Asbestos Awareness

 

 

ASBESTOS AWARENESS

Legally, all employers must ensure all employees are aware of where asbestos and related materials are likely to be found. This course will outline how to avoid the risk of exposure and inform of the correct protective equipment that is to be provided, to keep them safe. According to HSE, the number of asbestos-related deaths alone is at around 5,000 per year. Protect your employees and your company.

 

 

 

 

Asbestos Awareness Training Course Outline

The aim of this course is to greater increase your understanding of asbestos, including how to work around this harmless substance safely and your awareness of relevant legislation.

The key points covered in this course are:

  • Introduction and definitions
  • Locations that asbestos can be found
  • The asbestos ban in 1999
  • Government regulations
  • Risk assessment
  • Management plans
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE and RPE)
  • Safe working practice
  • Asbestos-related emergencies

Asbestos Awareness Training Course Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, learners should know and understand the following:
  • Locations that asbestos can be found
  • The asbestos ban in 1999
  • Government regulations
  • Risk assessment
  • Management plans
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE and RPE)
  • Safe working practice
  • Asbestos-related emergencies