Asbestos Awareness Training

Who should attend?

All employees who may be exposed to asbestos fibres through the course of their employment (builders, maintenance workers, engineers, allied trades etc. – anybody who may or who may inadvertently disturb asbestos or those who work in premises containing asbestos). It is an absolute duty in law for the above group to receive asbestos awareness training (as a minimum).

What you will learn:

The course will enable you to identify when and where you may be at risk from asbestos exposure and to prepare you so you know what to do in the event of an emergency.

Course structure
  • Recognising asbestos
  • How asbestos can affect your health
  • Types, uses and likely locations
  • What work you are allowed to do – by law
  • What the law requires you to do
  • Surveys and their relevance
  • What to do in an emergency
  • Recognising and dealing with other dangers
Course information:

Duration: Half Day (usually 08:30 – 13:00)
Date: Regular courses – contact us to check availability.
Location: MJS House, Wisbech Road, Westry, March, Cambridgeshire. PE15 0BA.
Cost: £99 including course materials certificates etc.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a good understanding of spoken and written English.  If you have any concerns in this area, please contact us.

Assessment and exams

This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group discussions. You will be continuously assessed and required to successfully complete a multiple-choice test.


Certification of attendance for ‘Asbestos Awareness’

Please use the contact us page or call on 01345 700660 to book your place.