This course is designed for those who have the potential to come into contact with asbestos or work near it and require basic knowledge and understanding of asbestos. This course is about making you aware of the dangers of asbestos. It does NOT train you to work with any asbestos containing materials.
This course is particularly relevant to electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, heating and ventilation engineers, telecommunications engineers and construction workers.
We will cover the following aspects during the course:
What is asbestos?
The characteristics and types of asbestos
Use of asbestos
Legislation and CAR2012
Health hazard associated with asbestos
Asbestos in buildings