The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2006, Regulation 10 requires every employer to ensure that adequate information, instruction and training is given to their employees who are or who are liable to be exposed to asbestos, or who supervise such employees.
Asbestos awareness training is required to be given to employees whose work could foreseeably expose them to asbestos. In particular, it should be given to all demolition workers and those workers in the refurbishment, maintenance and allied trades where it is foreseeable that their work will disturb the fabric of the building because ACMs may become exposed during their work. Exemption from this requirement would apply only where the employer can demonstrate that work will only be carried out in or on buildings free of ACMs.
On successful completion of this safety course, delegates should be able to:
This Asbestos Awareness course will cover the following topics: -
All delegates will be required to sit a short written test. Successful candidates will received a certificate of attendance.
Candidates will be required to achieve a score of at least 11 out of 15 in the examination. Failure to achieve this will result in the candidate requiring to re-sit the examination under exam conditions. If a candidate further fails the second attempt then they will require to re-sit the course in its entirety.
Asbestos awareness training is legally required for anyone who may be exposed to asbestos containing materials during their working activities and those that supervise their work activities. The training is also useful for anyone requiring a better understanding of the basic elements of asbestos in buildings and is a good "stepping stone" to more in-depth courses.
Architects, building surveyors and other such professionals may require a more developed course which includes the core syllabus in this course, however with an additional module which includes the interaction between the various duties under the Construction Design and Management Regulations and those within CAR.
I found the course I required and booked at short notice. Very easy site to navigate
Luke was very informative and quick to help and advise
I use Easybook on a regular basis and they are fantastic. I have used other companies in the past and wasn't happy with the service. My colleague Pauline recommended Easybook and my contact Luke is efficient and extremely helpful
We always receive first class service form Easybook. All of the staff are very helpful and friendly, a pleasure to deal with.
Easy to book, easy to see, easy to find what youre looking for
Very easy to use online, had to call a couple of times the Staff were very friendly and helpful
Booking is very simple and all courses are easy to find under sub headers, with all information on venues. Also being able to book multiple people on to one course is great.
The service is always above and beyond excellence. The staff are friendly and always go the extra mile.
The joining instructions will indicate if lunch is provided for the duration of your course. Should you need to know prior to booking please contact one of our team who will be happy to advise.
Course joining instructions are sent 7 to 10 days prior to course commencement. If you book within this time frame they are emailed within 24 hours of the booking being placed.
Start and finish times are confirmed on your joining instructions which are issued 7 to 10 days prior to course commencement. Failure to arrive at the requested time may result in the delegate being turned away.
Yes, a name change can be completed free of charge providing the delegate being substituted has the required pre-requisites. You can submit your request by emailing our customer service team at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling on 01892 543000.