Asbestos Awareness Online

Understand what asbestos is, where it can be found and what to do if they discover asbestos.

    • Overview

      PLEASE NOTE - this is a Safetyboss approved training course. However, it is not accredited by UKATA or any other similar organisations.

      The Asbestos Awareness online course enables users to have an understanding of asbestos, where it can be found and what to do if asbestos is discovered or disturbed.

      Please note: This course does not cover asbestos management.

    • This course covers...

      • What is Asbestos?

      • Why is Asbestos so dangerous?

      • Health effects associated with Asbestos exposure

      • Products containing Asbestos

      • What to do in the event of exposure to Asbestos

    • Structure

      The course is completed on an online platform, and can be taken at the user’s own pace. The course should take an estimated time of 20-30 minutes if taken all at one time.

      The course is formatted into the following areas:

      • Welcome – Introduction to the course

      • Lesson One – What is Asbestos?

      • Lesson Two – Health effects

      • Lesson Three – Where it can be found?

      • Assessment – multiple choice assessment (you are required to get 70% or above to pass the course)

      • What’s next? – access to a downloadable certificate and additional resources

    • More Information

      You can access a free introduction to health and safety demo course so you can see how the platform works and if it is suited to your needs. Contact Jodie at to gain access to this course.

      PLEASE NOTE: Accounts for the courses must be set-up by a member of staff; these details will be created and sent to you as soon as possible. Our operating hours are from Mon – Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm so accounts can be created during this timeframe.

      The pricing structure for multiple users is as follows

          • 1-10 users - £20

          • 11-20 users - £18

          • 21-30 users - £16

          • 31-40 users - £14

          • 41-50 users - £12

          • 50+ users - £10

      If you have any questions regarding any of the online courses please contact