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Asbestos awareness training is required for employees whose work can expose them to asbestos.
In particular, it should be given to all demolition workers and those workers in the refurbishment, maintenance and allied trades where their work will disturb the building fabric because asbestos-containing materials may become exposed during work.
Asbestos exposure remains one of the leading causes of lung cancer in the UK, next to smoking. The danger occurs when asbestos fibres are released into the air, when products are damaged or disturbed, or when the debris dislodges.
This course is for those who have no intention of removing Asbestos but work on buildings built or refurbished before the year 2000 where Asbestos could be present. It aims to raise awareness of the dangers of Asbestos but does not train individuals to work with any Asbestos Containing Materials.
Participants could include, but is not limited to, demolition workers, construction workers, general maintenance staff, electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, painters and decorators, joiners, plasterers, roofers, heating and ventilation engineers, telecommunication engineers, fire and burglar alarm installers, computer installers, architects, building surveyors, shopfitters and other such professionals.
There are no formal qualifications needed to study this course.
Upon successful completion of the UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course, participants will;
The UKATA Asbestos Awareness Certificate is valid for 12 months from the date of issue.
The participants will be assessed by a multiple-choice examination consisting of at least 15 questions under exam conditions. A pass rate of 80% or more must be achieved to pass this course successfully.
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