Asbestos Awareness Training Course

Explore This Course

What is an Asbestos Awareness Training Course?

This Asbestos Awareness Training Course is designed to meet the requirements of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 regulations.

The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 now requires employers to provide appropriate training for all workers who are likely to be exposed to asbestos.

This course has been designed to meet the requirements of the regulations through a half-day theory based awareness session.

Who is this Course For?

This course is ideal for individuals who may come into contact with asbestos including:

  • Construction Workers
  • Maintenance staff
  • Engineers and other professional tradesperson

What Does This Course Cover?

The course will cover:

  • Uses and likely occurrences of asbestos
  • Employers legal duties
  • The dangers of asbestos
  • Types of asbestos-containing materials and products within buildings
  • Legislation and guidance
  • Asbestos risk management
  • Everyone’s role in reducing risks
  • Where asbestos materials can be found
  • Asbestos waste
  • Emergency and accident arrangements
  • Control measures to prevent exposure
  • Management actions to prevent and reduce exposure

Learning Outcomes

Benefits for Individuals:

  • Gain an understanding of the Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2012
  • Understand how to avoid exposure to asbestos
  • Receive an overview of the legislative measures in place to safeguard workers

Benefits for Employers:

  • Build awareness and develop knowledge amongst site-based employees
  • Educate employees to the hazards and risks posed by asbestos-containing materials
  • Ensure employee compliance with health and safety policies as well as legal requirements

How is this Course Assessed?

Observation with a question and answer session after the course.

Pre-course preparation

No pre-course preparation is required for this Asbestos course.

Delegates are requested to complete a pre-course questionnaire that will be handed to the tutor before the first day of the course. This ensures that the course is delivered to the highest quality and is relevant to the delegate’s needs and objectives.

Why Choose TSW Training for your Courses?

TSW Training is a leading Health and Safety, Environmental, Leadership and Management training provider working with PLCs and SME clients across the UK.

Rated 4.8/5 in 1,179 reviews by learners on independent training course evaluator, Coursecheck, TSW Training has been a trusted and established training provider of choice for 56 years.

Work with TSW Training and you have access to our closely curated team of quality-assured experts, consultants, and trainers.

In-House Delivery Exclusively For Your Ogranisation

This course can be delivered exclusively for your organisation, in any location or virtually through Microsoft Teams or Zoom. Read more on our in-house training services.

Virtual Classroom
Price On Enquiry
Price On Enquiry

Frequently Asked Questions

This course is delivered in half a day and can be delivered on-site for your organisation.

See Our Asbestos Awareness Training Course Events

We run this course on demand at a time and place to suit you and your team.
Please contact us to chat about this course and your training needs

Enquire About This Course

At TSW we are passionate about helping people and organisations meet their full potential.

Make an enquiry and one of our dedicated Learning Advisors will contact you to listen to your needs and help you find the right solutions.

Your Learning Advisor will support you by:

  • Listening to you carefully, to understand your needs and any problems you are trying to solve
  • Asking you questions to help us determine the right solution for you
  • Providing advice, information, and pricing according to your requirements
  • Identifying when one of our in-house experts needs to speak with you, to provide more specialist advice

Rest assured that you will not be contacted by a pushy salesperson.

We are here to provide you with tailored information and direct you to the best solution, even if that is not with TSW!