Level 1 Award in Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness

This course is designed for those who may be exposed to asbestos within their working environment and require a simple overview of the risks.
Regulations requires employers to ensure that their employees receive adequate information, instruction and training relating to the risks due to asbestos if they are liable to be exposed to this material.

Topics covered:

  • The effects of asbestos on health
  • Identifying work that may bring you into contact with asbestos
  • Minimising the risk of asbestos release

The course is delivered in a classroom environment. Workbooks are provided and candidates are encouraged to make additional notes.
For accreditation by the RSPH, learners must complete a multi-choice examination at the end of the day. RT Safety Training also offers non-accredited certification on request.

This course is at awareness level. A full specification of what is covered during training can be downloaded from the following link Level 1 Award in Asbestos Awareness[pdf]

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