Asbestos Training

Asbestos is probably the most dangerous building material ever used. Every year thousands of people fall ill and die because of exposure to asbestos and it was widely used by the construction industry right up until the year 2000.

The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 apply to employers, employees, self employed persons and duty holders and cover all work with asbestos containing materials. Regulation 10 of CAR states that every employer must ensure that adequate information, instruction and training is given to employees who are liable to be exposed to asbestos. This includes maintenance workers and others who may come into contact with or disturb asbestos.

Courses

  1. Asbestos Awareness 

Duration: 65 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

The course consists of 4 modules with questions at the end. The modules cover areas such as recognising asbestos, where it is used, minimising the risks and legislation about working with asbestos.

You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 100%.

Course

Module Number

Module Name

Pass % Required

Asbestos Awareness

1

Properties and Risks of Asbestos Exposure

100

Asbestos Awareness

2

Different Types of Asbestos

100

Asbestos Awareness

3

Avoiding the Risks from Asbestos

100

Asbestos Awareness

4

An Outline of Asbestos Legislation

100

 

  1. Asbestos for Architects & Designers

 Duration: 75 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

The course consists of 5 modules with questions at the end. You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 100%.

Course

Module Number

Module Name

Pass % Required

Asbestos Awareness

1

Properties and Risks of Asbestos Exposure

100

Asbestos Awareness

2

Different Types of Asbestos

100

Asbestos Awareness

3

Avoiding the Risks from Asbestos

100

Asbestos Awareness

4

An Outline of Asbestos Legislation

100

Asbestos Awareness

5

Content for Architects and Designers

100

Recommended System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows XP/7/8, Mac OSX (10.6)
  • Browser: Chrome 20+, Firefox 28+, Internet Explorer 9, Safari for Mac 5+
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Additional Software: Flash Player 10+
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

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