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Asbestos Awareness

Duration 4 hours
Price $200.00 ex GST per person
Unit Standard 2138

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Purpose

This course is designed to inform workers in the construction industry about asbestos, including its uses, health hazards and the safety procedures that should be followed when it is present.

Course Objectives

After successfully completing this course trainees will be able to:

  • Describe asbestos and its uses in the building industry.
  • Identify common asbestos products used in the building industry.
  • Describe the health hazards of common asbestos products.
  • Identify relevant legislation, codes of practice, and guidelines used to help manage the health hazards of asbestos.
  • Describe safety procedures to follow when asbestos is identified in the building industry including its reporting and isolation.
  • Describe the requirements to remove and dispose of asbestos.

Note

This course will soon be available via online learning.

Attendance Numbers

Minimum: 8

Maximum: 15

Unit standards

2138
Demonstrate knowledge of asbestos and safety procedures

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