Asbestos Training

By: S. A. Associates Management Training Co  04/11/2010
Keywords: health and safety training


Course Overview


Learning Outcomes


To provide managers and employees with background knowledge of asbestos. , i.e. asbestos fibre types, asbestos containing materials, related dangers, management and legislation, asbestos registers/surveys and safe working practices.


Instructor presentation. * PowerPoint slide show. * Visual aids (asbestos materials set in resin blocks). * HSE Video/DVD ‘How are you today’. * Open questions & answer session.

Delegate notes (overview of course with colour pictures).

½ day either a morning session 09:00 – 13:00hrs or 13:00 – 17:00hrs

The course is split into two sessions. The first session is used to raise awareness and highlight the dangers of asbestos. The second session is for awareness of the legislation put in place to protect workers and employees and safe working practices for those who may come into contact with asbestos

Session One:

Introduction and awareness: (slides, video & instructor presentation)
* Introduction to asbestos: what is it, where it comes from, fibres types, properties. * Asbestos disease: how asbestos affects the body and various diseases associated

with asbestos.

* Asbestos Products: uses of asbestos and the various materials it was used in. * 15 minute break (time permitting). * Video – How are you today.

Session Two:

Asbestos Legislation & Safe Working Practices (slides & instructor presentation)


Asbestos Regulations
* Regulation 4: The new duty to manage asbestos in the non domestic property.
* Approved Codes of Practice: L27 & L28, what you can and cannot do without a

licence etc.

Safe working practices: PPE, methods etc.
Review of both sessions with additional slides.
Questions and answers.

£475.00 per course + VAT and expenses for a group size of 15 delegates. Price includes certificates, workbooks, text excludes VAT and tutor expenses.

Keywords: health and safety training

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