Asbestos Awareness Training

Asbestos Awareness Training from Lynwood Consultancy Services Limited

By: Lynwood Consultancy Services Limited  15/01/2010
Keywords: safety training, health and safety training

Asbestos Awareness Course Outline
The Asbestos Awareness course is designed to help employers to comply with HSE requirements in regard to asbestos awareness training. Aimed at the building, maintenance and allied trades this training contains all of the elements specified in EM2 of the Asbestos Essentials except for your emergency procedures and task specific procedures. If required, this course can be modified to include these provisions.

Asbestos Awareness Course Contents

What is asbestos?
3 most common types of asbestos
Common characteristics
The main pieces of asbestos law
The main requirements of asbestos law
Types of work that you are allowed to do
Employee responsibilities
Where asbestos can be found
Why asbestos was used
When asbestos was used
Where asbestos was used
How asbestos can affect your health
The scale of the problem
The means of entry
The health effects
What you should do about asbestos
How to find out if a building might contain asbestos
What to do if you discover asbestos containing material
Which PPE to use
How to remove your PPE
How to decontaminate yourself
Dealing with other dangers

Asbestos Awareness Course Duration
½ Day

Keywords: health and safety training, safety training

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