To instruct and train employees in accordance with the control of Asbestos at regulations and the approved code of practice.
What is Asbestos:
A description about what asbestos is, the varying types and the history of its uses.
Where is Asbestos found:
The types of environment in which asbestos is found and where it will be discovered by the variety of building trades.
Images of asbestos in use to relate various situations.
The negative impact on the Lungs ( Lung cancer, asbestosis, pleural plaques pulmonary function impairment) and other organs.
Identifying hazards and risks in typical work places where asbestos id found.
Principles of control:
Understand simple strategies for controlling hazards and reducing risk.
What the law says:
An understanding of the law on the use, removal and disposal of asbestos.
A demonstration of how asbestos is removed with particular attention to what to look for if enclosures are found.