UKATA Asbestos Awareness

Utilities & Construction Courses – UKATA Asbestos Awareness

Overview of the UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course

The UKATA Asbestos Awareness training course will give delegates a greater understanding of the dangers of asbestos and how it affects the industry.

Course Length:
3 hours

Who is it for:
The course is obligatory for those who work in building maintenance e.g. plumbers, electricians. Anyone involved in construction – by law, anyone employed to work on any type of construction or refurbishment project must have been provided with Asbestos Awareness training.

Course Objectives

This course is designed to give delegates a greater understanding of the dangers of asbestos and how it affects the industry.

On completion of the course, delegates should be able to:

  • identify what materials asbestos could be used in and where to find asbestos
  • have a greater understanding of the health risks, hazards and procedures in the event of working in proximity of asbestos.
  • know how to refrain from disturbing asbestos.
  • conduct the emergency procedures required if you come into unforeseen contact with asbestos.

Course Content

UKATA Asbestos Awareness in Wigan

The following course content is covered over the duration of the course:.

  • An overview of the properties in which asbestos would be present.
  • The different types of asbestos.
  • The risks of asbestos exposure and its effect on your health.
  • How, why, where and when asbestos was used.
  • The regulations surrounding asbestos.The tutor delivers the course in a classroom format. The tutor teaches through solo and group practical activities.

What is required to pass the UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course?

Delegates will need to successfully take a multiple-choice test to pass this course.

Entry Requirements

There are no requirements to entry on this course.

Further Development

Find out more about what asbestos is, why it is dangerous, and why this course is important in our “What is Asbestos?” blog.

This course is part of our short course package. The short course days include three, three-hour short courses. You can attend whichever course you would like, and as many as you want during the day. The advantage of the package is that the more you book, the more you save.

You can find more of our short courses by visiting here.

Course Locations

Liverpool, Manchester, Wigan, also available in-house – get in touch for more information.

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