The Shorcontrol Safety Asbestos awareness day will provide attendees with basic, general awareness of the dangers associated with asbestos and measures required to protect their safety. This awareness day, if required, would also give safe working knowledge of the appropriate actions to take upon encountering asbestos or for planned minor asbestos works.
Section 1: What is asbestos?
Section 2: Asbestos in buildings
Section 3: What are the health effects?
Section 4: Risk from asbestos and ACMs
Section 5: The law
Section 6: Risk assessment of ACMs
Section 7: Managing asbestos-containing materials
Section 8: Asbestos surveys
Section 9: Training, instruction and information
Section 10: Personal protective equipment
Section 11: Lower risk work with ACMs
Section 12: Work with higher risk asbestos-containing materials
Section 13: Role of the independent competent analyst
Section 14: Plans of work
Section 15: Health surveillance and registers
Section 16: Notification to the Health and Safety Authority
Section 17: Management and disposal of ACMs
Section 18: References and further information
Course Duration1/2 day
Number of Delegatesmax of 10 delegates
Delegates will get a Shorcontrol Safety certificate of attendance upon completion