UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course In The UK!

UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course

Our approved UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course delivers a minimum of 4 hours of instruction and is designed for those who need a basic understanding of asbestos and its potential risks.

Candidates who are responsible for the repair and maintenance of commercial property will be able to identify and deal with asbestos, and meet their legal ‘duty to manage’. Exemption from this requirement for training, only applies when it can be demonstrated that the working environment is free from all asbestos-containing materials (ACM’s.)

All of our asbestos trainers are UKATA (United Kingdom Asbestos Training Association) registered trainers and they’re able to provide Asbestos Awareness Training in line with HSE guidelines.

Our instructors also hold professional teaching certificates from CIEH (Chartered Institute of Environmental Health)and BOHS ( British Occupational Hygiene Society) P405 qualifications, so you are assured of the very highest standards of instruction.

Course Summary

  • Course Duration: Half Day, usually 8:30pm to 12:30pm
  • Open Course Price: £75.00 + vat per person (£90.00 inc. vat)
  • In-House Training Course Price: Call 0333 666 0555 for a competitive quotation
  • Maximum Instructor/Delegate Ratio: 1:12
  • Delivery Method: Classroom
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Awarding Body: UKATA
  • Assessment: Multiple Choice Test Paper
  • Certification: Each successful delegate will receive a UKATA Certificate of Training (valid for 1 year)

Who Should Attend

Those people at risk include; general maintenance staff, plumbers, electricians, carpenters, painters etc., caretakers, roofers and scaffolders, shop fitters, telecom engineers, computer engineers, building surveyors, fire and burglar alarm installers, construction workers, heating and ventilation engineers. It is estimated that over two million work places contain asbestos, which remains the single biggest cause of work related deaths in the UK.

Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR) 2006 states that ‘Those persons who are liable to be exposed to asbestos whilst carrying out their normal everyday work should undergo Asbestos Awareness Training’.

What Will You Get From The UKATA Asbestos Awareness

This UKATA approved course will offer an awareness and understanding of Asbestos related materials and associated hazards including:
  • The properties of asbestos and its effects on health.
  • The types of products of materials likely to contain asbestos.
  • The operations which could result in asbestos exposure and the importance of preventive controls to minimize exposure.
  • Managers responsibilities (how to protect workers and avoid prosecution)
  • Role of asbestos surveys and how to understand what is in them (what you can and can’t do).
  • The purpose, choice, limitations, proper use and maintenance of respiratory protective equipment.
  • Emergency procedures (how to deal with an asbestos incident)

UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course – Open Course Schedule

To reserve a place on our open course schedule for the UKATA Asbestos Awareness Course follow the links below for your preferred course date, or to speak to one of our training consultants please contact us on:

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UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 10 Candidates (Old Admin Office)
UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 10 Candidates (Old Admin Office)
Location Dates Time Price exc. VAT   Status
Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 14 Mar 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £75.00 Registration Closes
Mar 13, 2018 8:30AM

Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

14 Mar 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£75.00 exc. VAT


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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 24 May 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £75.00 Registration Closes
May 23, 2018 8:30AM

Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

24 May 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£75.00 exc. VAT


Register Now » 11 Places Available!
Register Now » 11 Places Available!
We currently have no scheduled open course available, please call our admin team on: 0333-666-0555 for more details.