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Approximately 5,000 workers each year in the UK die of asbestos-related diseases. This Asbestos Surveyor Training course is designed to train those who work in environments where they may be exposed to asbestos, to ensure they are working in compliance with health and safety regulations. You will start by learning what asbestos is, moving onto health risks and the different types of products that contain asbestos.
Next, you will learn who is at risk of asbestos exposure and the safety measurements to take. On completion, you will have a solid understanding of health and safety practices when working with asbestos. You will be able to conduct a professional asbestos survey, and safely decontaminate an area that has been exposed to asbestos.
Highlights of The Asbestos Surveyor Training
- Learn what asbestos is and explore the different types of asbestos
- Understand the health risks that come with working with asbestos
- Familiarise with a wide range of products that contain asbestos
- Know if you’re at risk of asbestos exposure and the safety measurements to take
- Understand your legal responsibilities when working with asbestos
- Explore the personal protective equipment (PPE) required to work with asbestos
- Get step-by-step guidance on how to conduct an asbestos survey
- Gain a solid understanding of the decontamination procedures for removing asbestos
We’ve taken this comprehensive Asbestos Surveyor Training course and broken it down into 9 manageable units which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the health & safety skills. It really is a sure pathway to success.
This course is designed with the following modules:
Module 01: What is Asbestos?
- Asbestos - A Brief History
- Types of Asbestos
Module 02: Health effects of Asbestos
- Why is Asbestos Dangerous?
- Asbestos Related Diseases
Module 03: Asbestos Containing Materials and Their Properties
- Asbestos Containing Materials
- Asbestos Products
Module 04: Management of Asbestos
- Am I at Risk?
- What Type of Information, Instruction and Training is Necessary?
Module 05: Risk Assessments and Legislative requirements
- Risk Assessments and Plan of Work
- Legislative Requirements
- The Duty To Manage Asbestos
- Personal Protective Equipment
Module 06: Asbestos Surveying
- Criteria for Needing an Asbestos Survey
- What is an Asbestos Survey?
- Types of Asbestos Survey
Module 07: Bulk Sampling Procedures and Strategies
- Survey Strategy
- Bulk Sampling Strategy
- Bulk Sampling Procedures
- Material Assessment
Module 08: Survey Report, Quality Assurance and Quality Control
- Survey Report
- Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Module 09: Personal Decontamination
- Decontamination Procedures
- Precautions to take around Asbestos in the Workplace
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the Asbestos Surveyor Training course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful course completion, you will qualify for a CPD certificate from One Education as proof of your new skills. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for asbestos surveyors or asbestos managers who are new to their role, as well as those who work in environments where they are at risk of asbestos exposure. There are no entry requirements for this specialist training program.
This course is compatible with all kinds of devices and the age requirement for Asbestos Surveyor Training course is 16. So, basically, everyone can take this course to acquire this skills that are necessary.
On successful completion of this course, learners will have the practical skills and knowledge to fast track their career and boost their earning potential in this field. This comprehensive training program is ideal for those who are interested in the following careers:
- Asbestos Surveyor
- Asbestos Manager
- Asbestos Removal Operatives
- Asbestos Analyst
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