Asbestos Control Awareness


The course equips delegates with the knowledge to assist in ensuring the Health and Safety of maintenance workers and others who may encounter asbestos in the workplace


Course Duration
½ day.

Maximum Number
10 persons.

Training Aids
Lecture notes and audio visual presentation.

Candidates will be assessed by written assessment.

On successful completion of this course the delegate will receive a NETA certificate.

Additional Information
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On successful completion of the course delegates will:

  • Be aware of the health and safety issues associated with asbestos
  • Have the knowledge to ensure the Health and Safety of workers and others who may encounter asbestos in the workplace.

This course is NOT intended to equip delegates with the specialist knowledge needed to perform type 2 and 3 surveys, or conduct the removal of items such as asbestos insulation, asbestos insulating board and asbestos coatings. This work is governed by strict regulations for which specialist licenses and other recognised accreditations are required.


What is asbestos?

Health concerns

Historical overview

Who is at risk?

Asbestos uses – Where is it found?

Where is asbestos found in buildings?

Management Duty and Law

  • HASAWA 1974
  • The management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • The management of Asbestos in non-domestic premises – regulation 4 of the control of asbestos regulations 2006

Safe working practices and safe systems of work

Written assessment