Asbestos Awareness - Nationwide and Europe

What topics are covered by the course?

In accordance with Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, the following topics will be covered by means of both written and oral presentation:

Types of Asbestos,
Properties of Asbestos,
Effects on Health,
Presence of Asbestos in Buildings,
The Risks,
Avoiding Risks from Asbestos,
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE),
Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE),
Legislation,
Emergency Procedures.

Who should attend?

This course is designed for those who are liable to disturb asbestos while carrying out their normal everyday work activities, or those who may influence how work is carried out:
General maintenance staff,
Electricians,
Plumbers,
Gas fitters,
Painters and decorators,
Joiners,
Plasterers,
Demolition workers,
Construction workers,
Roofers,
Heating and ventilation engineers,
Telecommunications engineers,
Fire and burglar alarm installers,
Security camera installers,
Computer installers,
Architects, building surveyors and other such Professionals.

This list is just a small selection of professions that are vulnerable to asbestos exposure during their everyday work activities.

What will I be able to do on completion?

We will ensure all delegates are provided with an awareness and improved knowledge of the hazards and risks posed by asbestos containing materials within their everyday working environment. We will provide an overview of the applicable legislation currently in place and what your obligations are as an employer and your rights as an employee.

How will I be assessed?

Knowledge assessments are carried out throughout the course.

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) require that Asbestos Awareness training is provided to all employees whose work activities could potentially expose them to asbestos. This is particularly critical for demolition workers and those in the refurbishment, maintenance and allied trades.
In providing this training to your employees you are ensuring compliance with your statutory obligations under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 and the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

OUR COURSES CAN BE TRANSLATED INTO POLISH, RUSSIAN or LATVIAN.

This course is designed for those who are liable to disturb asbestos while carrying out their normal everyday work activities, or those who may influence how work is carried out.

All of our trainers have spent many years within the asbestos industry, so can translate legislation into practical experience.

All delegates are given an attendance certificate at the end of the course on the day.

Our courses are designed to be carried out on site at a location suitable to your companies needs. This will then save your employees from vast amounts of travelling to and from a designated training establishment.

Please call us on +44(0)1332 609949 / 07546 171160 or email us: enquiries@xlhazmat.co.uk for further information.

Guide Price: From 25.00 per delegate, exc VAT.


Outwood
Wakefield
Delivery: Other
Category: Construction »
Duration: Approx 3hrs

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