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Regulation 10 of The Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR) states that every employer must ensure that adequate information, instruction and training are given to employees who are most likely to be exposed to asbestos. Every employer, employee, self-employed person and duty holder must abide by this regulation that covers all work with asbestos-containing materials.
This Asbestos Awareness Course Online is designed to educate you with the knowledge and information about the risks of working with asbestos and ways to recognise materials that contain asbestos. This course will create an awareness among your employees to avoid work that may disturb asbestos and thus save them from developing dangerous diseases such as pleural thickening, asbestosis, mesothelioma and asbestos-related lung cancers with no obscure cure. This course will equip you to overcome the risks associated with asbestos and gain knowledge about the related legislations that apply to working with asbestos.
Asbestos was widely used by the construction industry right up until the year 2000, now it can affect anyone who works with, refurbishes or maintains buildings constructed before that time. The World Health Organisation has estimated that occupational exposure to asbestos kills around 107,000 people every year making it the number one cause of work-related deaths in the world. Therefore, creating awareness about asbestos is extremely important to scale down the number of deaths it causes by educating the employees on how to identify the work that may disturb asbestos.
Upon successful completion of this Asbestos Awareness Course Online, you’ll be able to identify asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) and know how to respond and protect yourself and others if you happen to come across them in workplaces.
- Developed in accordance with the Control of Asbestos Regulations of 2012
- Designed by health and safety professionals
- Accredited by the CPD Certification Service
- Approved by Independent Asbestos Training Provider (IATP)
- Self-Paced Online Distance Learning
- High-Quality E-Learning Study Materials
- Approximate duration of about 1 Hour 5 Minutes
Who is this Asbestos Awareness Course for?
This Asbestos Awareness Course Online is suitable for:
- Plumbers, Electricians
- Employers or employees associated with any company that refurbishes or maintains buildings
Whether you work in any environment that exposes you to asbestos on a regular basis or you are an owner of such a company looking to gain knowledge about asbestos to generate awareness among your employees, this Asbestos Awareness Course Online will set you up with the appropriate knowledge to save yourself or your employees from developing disease that has no cure.
Aims and Learning Outcomes of this Asbestos Awareness Course
By the end of this Asbestos Awareness Course Online, you will:
- Understand what asbestos is and how it affects the health of the person coming in contact with it
- Gain knowledge about the properties of asbestos and the risks it possesses
- Learn about the illnesses caused by exposure to asbestos such as mesothelioma
- Identify the symptoms of asbestosis that has no cure
- Learn about the different types of asbestos
- Identify asbestos-containing materials in buildings
- Learn how to avoid and manage the risks associated with asbestos
- Understand what to do if asbestos is discovered
- Acquire knowledge about the key legislation and regulations governing asbestos
- Learn about the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR)
- Identify the categories of asbestos-related work
The Asbestos Awareness Course Online is accredited by Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and approved by Independent Asbestos Training Provider (IATP). IATP assures that the courses follow industry best practices and satisfy industry requirements. It employs experienced auditors to evaluate training courses, ensuring that learners obtain all of the information they need to safely execute asbestos-related duties.
CPD is globally recognised by employers, professional organisations and academic intuitions, thus a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value towards your professional goal and achievement. CPD certifications are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world. Many organisations look for employees with CPD requirements, which means, that by doing the Asbestos Awareness Course Online, you would be a potential candidate in your respective field.
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service
- There are no academic entry requirements for this Asbestos Awareness Course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
- However, you are required to have a laptop/desktop/tablet or smartphone and a good internet connection.
This Asbestos Awareness Course Online assesses learners through multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Upon successful completion of each module, learners must answer MCQs to step into the next module. Through the MCQs, it is measured how much a learner could grasp from each section. In the assessment pass mark is 75%.
On completion of the Asbestos Awareness Course Online, you will be eligible to download CPD and Independent Asbestos Training Provider (IATP) accredited free electronic certificate instantly. There is a minimal shipping charge applicable to get the hardcopy course completion certificate which is:
- Shipment Inside the UK = £5.99
- International Shipment = £16.99
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|Module 1: Properties and Risks of Asbestos Exposure|
|Module 2: Different Types of Asbestos|
|Module 3: Avoiding the Risks from Asbestos|
|Module 4: An Outline of Asbestos Legislation|
|Obtain Your Certificate of Completion|
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