PQMS Health and Safety Course

Asbestos Awareness

Course Name

Asbestos Awareness


Half day Asbestos Awareness

Who Attends:
The Asbestos Awareness training course is designed for personnel that undertake tasks such as: Maintenance, Refurbishment and Building Work.

Training Locations

Bedworth, Bury - Please see Scheduled Dates below for more information

Course Aims

The Aim:
To provide an awareness of what asbestos is , typical locations and how to work safely to avoid exposure by developing knowledge with regards to the hazards and risks posed by asbestos.

On completion delegates should have an increased awareness of the nature and properties of asbestos and its effects on health. Be familiar with the types, uses and likely locations of Asbestos. Know how to avoid the risks and be aware of emergency procedures to follow.

Course Content

The course includes Practical activities and assessment, and a written exam, supported by a theory based presentation, involving:

• What is asbestos
• Types of asbestos
• History overview
• Health effects
• Where it is found
• Visual recognition
• Risk assessment
• Principles of control
• Regulations
• Emergency procedure
• PPE and breathing equipment.


Upon Successful completion of the course the delegate will be issued with
UKATA Asbestos Awareness Qualification


1 Day




All prices are plus VAT

Card Cost

All prices are plus VAT where applicable

Scheduled Dates

This course is currently run on demand. Please contact us for futher details