Asbestos Management Course

Our online Asbestos Management course explores mitigating the risk of asbestos exposure.

Key Learning Points:

  • Where asbestos is likely to be found
  • How to manage asbestos when it is found
  • What is required when carrying out maintenance or demolition work
  • What to do if materials containing asbestos are damaged
  • What legislation exists surrounding asbestos and how to follow the law correctly
Asbestos Management Course
Asbestos Management Course
Asbestos Management Course
Asbestos Management Course
Asbestos Management Course
Asbestos Management Course

Course Overview

Asbestos exposure can lead to serious health issues. Knowing how to manage this material is crucial.

Our Asbestos Management course is designed to teach employees at risk how to safely identify asbestos and what to do if they suspect asbestos is present, including a look at the key pieces of asbestos legislation.

Additionally, the course offers employees an overview of asbestos related legislation and why this was put in place.

Course Details

  • Course duration: 30 minutes
  • Multiple-choice question assessment
  • Certificate on completion
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Course Contents

Our Asbestos Management course is broken down into three modules and an assessment:

What is Asbestos?
What is Asbestos?
Asbestos exposure can be very dangerous, leading to diseases such as mesothelioma, lung cancer and asbestosis. There are different kinds of asbestos but all of them can cause health problems in certain circumstances. This module explores what asbestos is, how it is dangerous and where it can be found.
Asbestos Legislation
Asbestos Legislation
It’s important to know what the main legislation relating to asbestos is and what it means for you. This module covers the role of the duty holders and all the rules and regulations they must follow, including a step by step guide to complying with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.
Managing Asbestos
Managing Asbestos
Due to the severe health risks of asbestos exposure, it’s vital that it’s managed correctly and by people qualified to conduct the work. This module explores the different types of surveys, registers and management plans relating to asbestos and what to do when asbestos materials are damaged.

Who Should Take This Course?

This course is suitable for anyone likely to come into contact with Asbestos.

  • Builders
  • Removal Staff
  • Surveyors
  • Architects
  • Repair workers

The Assessment

Learners are assessed via multiple-choice questions about asbestos awareness. They must achieve a mark of 80% or above to pass.

2 Ways of Purchasing

You can purchase our courses individually or for even better value you can purchase the complete range of Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Management courses in one neat bundle.

1. Individual Licenses

If you buy courses on an individual bases you pay a price per learner, per course per year. You can run these courses on your own LMS if Xapi/SCORM compliant or you can take them.

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1. Individual Pricing

Number of Learners Cost (per year)
1 - 10 29 / per learner
11 - 20 25 / per learner
21 - 50 20 / per learner
51 - 100 15 / per learner
101 - 150 10 / per learner
150+ POA

Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide.

2. Complete Bundle Pricing

If you buy all the Compliance, Health & Safety or Performance Management in a complete bundle, all features come as standard, no matter the size of your organisation!

Number of Learners Cost (per year)
1 - 100 30 / per learner
101 - 200 25 / per learner
201 - 300 21 / per learner
301 - 400 18 / per learner
401 - 500 15 / per learner
501 - 750 12.50 / per learner
751 - 1000 10 / per learner
1001 - 2500 8 / per learner
2501 - 5000 6 / per learner
5000 - 10,000 5 / per learner
10,000 + POA
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Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide. Prices are based on a 2 year contract.

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The Importance of Asbestos Training

Asbestos is one of the most dangerous building materials ever used and it's vital that proper online asbestos awareness training is given to those who are at risk of coming into contact with it.

The training is important because, prior to the year 2000, asbestos was widely utilised by the construction industry for roofing, flooring, and for insulating homes and office blocks.

Unfortunately, thousands of people still fall ill every year due to exposure to asbestos, the fibres of which can cause respiratory diseases such as lung cancer and scarring of the lining of the lungs.

However, with a proper asbestos awareness course, those most at risk can avoid contact with this life-threatening substance.

The Importance of Asbestos Training

FAQ's

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What materials contain asbestos?
Who is responsible for managing asbestos?
What effects does asbestos have on human health?
Asbestos exposure can damage people’s health in several ways. Thousands of deaths every year are attributed to it. As the fibres are breathed in, most of the associated health problems focus on the lungs. Asbestosis and mesothelioma (a rare form of cancer) are examples of the health problems that can arise from asbestos exposure.

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