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Asbestos Awareness Refresher (CAT A)

Overview

‘There is no legal requirement to repeat a formal refresher awareness training course every 12 months. However, some form of refresher awareness should be given, as necessary’ CAR 2012 – ACoP (L143 second edition)
Asbestos Awareness training is legally required for anyone who may be exposed to asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) during their work and those that supervise their activities. Employees who have conducted initial awareness training within the previous prescribed time period (12-18 months) and can satisfy the requirements of the training needs analysis (TNA) are not required to attend a full asbestos awareness training course, however, it is advised that some form of refresher training is conducted.

Who needs this qualification?

Asbestos Awareness Refresher training is designed for employees whose work could expose them to asbestos and have a valid Asbestos Awareness certificate they need to refresh.

Occupations that may require Asbestos Awareness training include (but are not limited to):

  • Construction workers
  • Demolition workers
  • Roofers
  • Heating engineers
  • Plasterers
  • Carpenters
  • Plumbers
  • Painters and decorators

Why is this training important?

Asbestos Awareness training helps promote a safe work environment and enables participants to recognise and report potential hazards, ensuring that appropriate precautions are taken to prevent exposure and protect workers’ health.

Course content

  • Module 1a: History and properties of asbestos
  • Module 1b: Health effects of asbestos
  • Module 2: Types, uses and likely occurrences of ACMs
  • Module 3: Avoiding the risk of exposure
  • Module 4: Legislation

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, learners will have:

  • An understanding of the legislation relating to asbestos
  • An understanding of how asbestos can damage your health
  • Knowledge on how to decipher the types, uses and likely occurrences of asbestos
  • An understanding of the use of management plans to prevent asbestos fibre disturbance
  • Knowledge of emergency procedures
Certificated by: IATP or UKATA
Duration: 2 Hours
Assessment: Multiple choice exam
Prerequisites: A valid Asbestos Awareness certificate
Validity of award: 1 year
Learner-to-trainer ratio: Maximum 15 learners per trainer
Delivery formats available: Face-to-face / Live online

Available dates

22/07/2024
09:00 - 11:00
£36.00 inc. VAT
14 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne
25/07/2024
13:00 - 15:00
£30.00 inc. VAT
11 places remaining
Online Session
14/08/2024
09:00 - 11:00
£30.00 inc. VAT
10 places remaining
Online Session
10/09/2024
09:00 - 11:00
£36.00 inc. VAT
15 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne
25/10/2024
09:00 - 11:00
£30.00 inc. VAT
11 places remaining
Online Session
21/11/2024
13:00 - 15:00
£30.00 inc. VAT
12 places remaining
Online Session
29/11/2024
09:00 - 11:00
£36.00 inc. VAT
15 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne
16/12/2024
09:00 - 11:00
£30.00 inc. VAT
12 places remaining
Online Session
18/12/2024
13:00 - 15:00
£36.00 inc. VAT
15 places remaining
Ouch Learning and Development - Wimborne

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