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Asbestos Awareness - TDB Training

Objectives

Upon successful completion of the course, candidates will have an awareness of the hazards and risks posed by asbestos containing materials as well as gaining knowledge of legislative measures in place to safeguard themselves and others in their everyday work.

Who is this course for?

This course is intended for supervisors site-based trades personnel including:
trainees, labourers, general maintenance staff, electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, painters, joiners plasterers, demolition
operatives, construction workers and other such professionals.

Unit content
  • Introduction
  • Outlne the properties, risks and health effects of asbestos
  • Recognising types, uses and likely occurrences of asbestos
  • How to avoid the risks associated with asbestos
  • Outline of legislation
  • Personal protective equipment
  • The need for training, information and instruction
  • Final assessment
Course duration

½ day
8:30 am - 12:30 pm