Asbestos Awareness - Essex (Harlow Education Consortium)


This course will provide the responsible persons in school with essential Asbestos Awareness training.

  • Overview

    This course will provide the responsible persons in school with essential Asbestos Awareness training.

  • This course covers...

    • History of Asbestos  

    • Legislation governing asbestos  

    • Properties of asbestos 

    • The risks to health caused by exposure to asbestos 

    • Statistics on asbestos related illness 

    • Types of asbestos and where it is typically found in buildings  

    • Risks associated with the different types of asbestos containing materials (ACMs) and how to avoid them  

    • Procedures for obtaining information on asbestos on premises prior to commencing work  

    • How to work in a safe manner and appropriate precautions to take 

    • Emergency procedures if ACMs are found to be disturbed

  • Structure

    This is a half day course will be undertaken at Harlow Study Centre, Netteswellbury Farm, Harlow CM18 6BW and will run from 0915 - 1230. 

  • Information

    • If you book the ladder Inspection & Use Training for caretakers you will receive a discount  

    • Refreshments provided

    • To book please visit www.hecuk.net, Email bookings@hecuk.net or call 01279 445917