The control of Asbestos regulations 2012, regulation 10 requires every employer to ensure that adequate information, instruction and training is given to their employees who are or are liable to be exposed to asbestos, or who supervise such employees.
Benefits to the organisation:
A greater understanding of the risks of asbestos and control measures for existing hazards
To avoid moving or disturbing asbestos that has not been adequately identified
Educating staff members to avoid potential contamination from asbestos fibres
The creation of better risk assessment and controls measures
Who is this course for?
Anyone who may be exposed to asbestos containing material during their working activities and those who supervise their work.
The properties of Asbestos and it effects on health
The types uses and likely occurrence in building ACMs and plant
Procedures to deal with and emergency release of asbestos dust
How to avoid the risks from asbestos
By the end of the course, delegates will be able to:
Have an increased awareness of the nature and properties of asbestos and its effects on Health
Types, uses, likely occurrences in buildings and plants
Know where to obtain information, what to do if suspicious material are found
Workplace precautions & risk assessment
Asbestos regulations and the health and safety relationship
Procedures for unintentional contact and appropriate emergency arrangements
Please contact the training team on 01604 490490 for details.