UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course

This is a mandatory training requirement under Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations for all those who are exposed or liable to be exposed to Asbestos content material – such as: Carpenters, Heating and Ventilation Plumbers, Engineers, Maintenance Workers, Cable Installers (Phone, Computer, Alarms), Shop Fitters, Demolition, Operatives, Construction Workers, Painters and Decorators, Architects and Surveyors.

Course Objectives:

Delegates who complete this training will:

  • Gain a clearer understanding of the potential ill health effect of exposure to asbestos;
  • Be better able to identify areas where asbestos could be found
  • Understand the action to take upon discovery;
  • Have a greater awareness of the main types of asbestos likely to be found within their workplace;
  • Have a greater awareness of many of the products within which asbestos was originally included.

Course Contents Include:

  • History, Types and Properties of Asbestos
  • Possible Effects on Health
  • Overview of Relevant Legislation including the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2006
  • Locations/Identification of possible Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs)
  • Working Operations
  • Asbestos Surveys
  • Procedures Upon Discovery

Course Duration / Certification:

The duration of the course is 1/2 (half) a day and is certificated by UKATA, upon successful completion of the course Delegates will receive a PDF certificate valid for 1 year. Please note there is a mandatory requirement for annual refresher training.

Cost: £125.00 per Delegate, plus VAT

Book a Course

Start Date Duration Location Select
25/06/2024 1/2 Day Truro Course Enquiry
20/08/2024 1/2 Day Truro Course Enquiry
30/10/2024 1/2 Day Truro Course Enquiry