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  • This course sets out the guidance issued by the UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) for the provision of asbestos awareness training as contained within the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 (CAR). Asbestos awareness training is required to be given to employees whose work could foreseeably expose them to asbestos.

    • Jun 15
      Mon 8:30 AM - Mon 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    • Jul 13
      Mon 8:30 AM - Mon 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    • Aug 13
      Thu 8:30 AM - Thu 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    • Sep 07
      Mon 8:30 AM - Mon 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    • Oct 12
      Mon 8:30 AM - Mon 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    • Nov 09
      Mon 8:30 AM - Mon 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    • Dec 07
      Mon 8:30 AM - Mon 11:15 AM Stoke-on-Trent APT Health and Safety Training Workshop
      • £50.00 excl. VAT
    Description

     UKATA Asbestos from APT Health and Safety Training on Vimeo.

    Outcomes

    UKATA Certificate Award on completion - Valid for 1 year 

    Overview

    • The Properties of asbestos
    • The risks to and effects of health caused by exposure to asbestos
    • General epidemiology and current statistics
    • Types of asbestos
    • Where asbestos and ACM’s can be typically found within buildings
    • Risks for asbestos insulation, asbestos insulating board, asbestos cement and other asbestos containing materials
    • How to avoid the risks from exposure
    • Legislation relating to asbestos

    Who Should Attend

    Supervisors and trades personnel, including trainees such as but not limited to: demolition workers, construction
    workers, general maintenance staff, electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, painters and decorators, joiners, plasterers,
    roofers, heating and ventilation engineers, telecommunication engineers, fire and burglar alarm installers, computer
    installers, architects, building surveyors, shopfitters and other such professionals.

    Objectives

    To provide an awareness and develop the knowledge amongst employees as regards the hazards and risks posed by
    asbestos containing materials (ACMs). The course further gives an overview of the legislative measures in place to
    permit employees to safeguard themselves and others affected by work activities.

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