Asbestos Awareness

INTRODUCTION

Although the Regulations prohibit the importation, supply and use of all forms of asbestos, it will be found in many older buildings.

This half-day course is designed by Bill Rogerson Safety Services Ltd for those in the construction industry who may be expected to come into contact with asbestos during the course of their work.

The course will cover the following elements:

  • Legislation
    • Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012
    • What type of work will require a licence
    • Informing the enforcing authority about work which must be licensed
  • The types of asbestos
    • What diseases can be caused by prolonged exposure
    • Exposure limits
  • Where asbestos is likely to be present
  • Respiratory Protective Equipment
    • When to wear it
    • Maintaining it

ASSESSMENT

Delegates will be required to complete a question paper at the end of the course.

On successful completion of the course delegates will be issued with a Bill Rogerson Safety Services Ltd Training Certificate On successful completion of the course delegates will be issued with a Bill Rogerson Safety Services Ltd Training Certificate