This online Asbestos Awareness training course provides an awareness of the hazards associated with disturbing asbestos.
Duration | 90 minutes
Asbestos Awareness eLearning
SafetyCourses.us provides a convenient way for you to email asbestos awareness training to colleagues, track their completion and store their certificates so you can evidence appropriate training has taken place
Please note this course is awareness level for employees working where asbestos could be present. It is not for employees who are tasked with removing asbestos.
The aim of this course is to ensure you are aware of the dangers associated with exposure to airborne asbestos fibres through unknowingly coming into contact with asbestos materials. However, please be aware that it does not prepare you to work with asbestos containing materials otherwise known as ACMs
UNIT 1 - In this UNIT, we explain what exactly asbestos is. To do this, we will be looking at the nature and properties of asbestos. We will also look at the history of the material and how it was employed over the years. If you are ready to move on, click the ‘next’ button to continue
UNIT 2 - You will learn the effects that asbestos can have on your health and the health of those working around you. But first, let’s take a look at some of the most common asbestos-related illnesses.
UNIT 3 - We cover the locations and buildings where ACMs are most likely to be found, the importance of the friability of an ACM and the different types of ACMs in buildings
UNIT 4 - In the last unit we details safe systems of work that protect you and colleagues while working where asbestos course be present.