UKATA Asbestos Awareness Refresher Training
For a quotation on Asbestos Awareness Refresher Training, please contact us on 07718 575 783.Alternatively, you can complete our simple enquiry form and we will call you back with prices and availability! We aim to respond within 2 Hours.
We also cater for Individuals and small groups. Contact us for details.*Discounts are available for multiple group bookings. Short notice bookings taken.We offer flexible start times and also early morning start times from 7:00 am. Evening and Saturday morning courses also considered.
This Refresher Training needs to be implemented a year after initial Asbestos Awareness Training has been undertaken. This is a MANDATORY requirement to ensure compliance.Delegates need to show documentary proof of UKATA Asbestos Awareness Training Certification from the previous year, otherwise they will not be allowed to undertake this course.The Executive Committee of UKATA hold the firm view that to comply with legislation Category A Asbestos Awareness Training must be conducted annually and members shall be expected to meet that requirement.
A course which meets the expectations of the Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 20012 & ACOP (Approved Code of Practice) L143, this form of training is suitable for ALL employees whose work could forseeably expose them to asbestos (Regulation 10 - Control of Asbestos At Work Regulations 2012).The UKATA Approved Asbestos Awareness Refresher Training course is suitable for groups of up to 20 people and can be undertaken at your own premises or via our own venue.As well as catering for groups, we can accomodate independent tradesmen and small businesses as part of larger groups at our own venue so if you are working independently, please contact us for course availability.
Duration of Training
Approx 2 1/2 to 3 Hours
Pricing & Flexibility of Training Venue
For Nationwide UKATA Approved Asbestos Refresher Awareness Training Courses, these can be held at your own premises, on-site or at any venue of your choice. We can cater for groups, please call for details. 01942 802 165 or 0771 857 5783 or complete the enquiry form.Alternatively you can book on one of our open public courses which are held monthly near Wigan, Lancashire.
The course will commence with a Training Needs Analysis.Asbestos Safety Training is a UKATA Registered Member and will take into account delegates experience and level of knowledge retained from the previous Asbestos Awareness Training course.This will help to identify any weaknesses / areas from the outset from the previous training. Our trainer will then tailor the course accordingly to ensure Health and Safety Compliance.From the Training Needs Analysis done at the outset, we will then concentrate on which sections need more attention.
● Introduction to asbestos - nature and origin.
● Types of asbestos.
● Properties and benefits (use of asbestos).
● Health hazards.
● Possible locations of asbestos in buildings.
● Current legislation and guidance.
● Legal limitations on work liable to disturb asbestos.
● Working safely/dutyholders responsibilities.
● The operations which could result in asbestos exposure and the importance of preventive controls to minimise exposure,
● Duty to Manage Asbestos, Managers Responsibilities (how to protect workers and avoid a prosecution)
● Overview of Asbestos Registers and Asbestos Surveys and how to understand what is involved
●Safe work practices, control measures, and protective equipment, (what you can and can't do)
●Safe and correct use of RPE/PPE (personal protective equipment).
● Emergency procedures/accidental damage/general procedures.
● Self-Assessment Test