About Asbestos Train the Trainer
This Train the Trainer course is ideal for those in the construction industry. This course ensures learners understand how to avoid situations exposing them to asbestos. As this can cause serious health problems if inhaled. The training provides candidates with an understanding of where asbestos can be found, and how to survey it and prevent it from being exposed. That means that the workplace will be safe. They will learn different training methods to teach this course to others. Also, candidates will learn how to give and receive feedback to and from others and evaluate others.
How long will this course take?
This course is spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
For construction workers that want to train their teams about Asbestos Awareness.
What are the main points covered?
This course covers train the trainer elements, as well as HSE Regulations, understanding the dangers of asbestos and much more…
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 6 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 6 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Asbestos Train the Trainer Course Outline
- The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.
- Application of HSE Regulations.
- Identifying locations, products and materials that might contain asbestos.
- The dangers of asbestos.
- How and why does asbestos affect health?
- How to minimise exposure and practical prevention.
- Practical demonstration of asbestos surveys.
- Best safety practices and control measures.
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
- What to do in an emergency.
- How is asbestos removed?
- Train the Trainer elements
Asbestos Train the Trainer FAQs
What is asbestos?
Asbestos is a group of naturally occurring fibrous minerals composed of thin, needle-like fibres. Exposure to asbestos causes several cancers, mesothelioma and asbestosis. Although asbestos strengthens and fireproofs materials, it is banned in many countries due to its many health risks.
Who is the asbestos awareness course for?
The Asbestos Awareness course teaches staff members how to train others on the risks of asbestos. It is designed for any company that carries out activities that may affect the fabric of the building they are working on, such as through drilling and much other light or heavy-duty building tasks.
What will I learn in this course?
Training provides delegates with the ability to teach others asbestos awareness. They will be able to explain where it can be found as well as how to survey it and discuss safe working practices should others come into contact with asbestos.
Is this a mandatory course?
The current Regulations place a legal duty on employers to provide information, instruction and training to any of their employees who are likely to be exposed to asbestos as part of their work. This course will help you meet the mandatory requirements through in-house training.