Asbestos Awareness

Level 1 Award in Asbestos Awareness

This course is designed for those who may be exposed to asbestos within their working environment and require a simple overview of the risks.
Regulations require employers to ensure that their employees receive adequate information, instruction and training relating to the risks due to asbestos if they are liable to be exposed to this material.

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Topics covered;

  • The effects of asbestos on health
  • Identifying work that may bring you into contact with asbestos
  • Minimising the risk of asbestos release

For accreditation by the RSPH, learners must complete a multi-choice examination at the end of the day. RT Safety Training also offers non-accredited certification on request.

Note that this is a half-day course at awareness level.