Asbestos Awareness Training

This online training course is a fantastic way to deliver awareness on the subject of asbestos. The Control Of Asbestos Regulations 2012 states it’s a legal requirement that anyone who works with asbestos or may come into contact with asbestos as part of their work must receive adequate training. 

This online course had been specifically developed by ProCompliance in line with relevant guidelines. Our asbestos awareness online course content is sourced and devised in line with regulations and best practices, as advised by the HSE (Health and Safety Executive) so you can be confident that the content delivered to your staff  is accurate, up to date and most importantly, compliant! This course is audited and endorsed by The Independent Asbestos Training Providers (IATP).

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Learning outcomes

Target audience

The asbestos awareness training is suitable for anyone who works with asbestos or anyone who may come in to contact with asbestos.

Learning Path

In this section we look at what asbestos is, the different types of asbestos and the dangers of inhaling asbestos fibres should it become disturbed.

Time: Approximately 7 minutes

In this section we will cover the law in the UK for asbestos and other laws that apply when we look at work with asbestos.

Time: Approximately 8 minutes

In this section, we will cover the six types of asbestos, and where you are likely to encounter them at work.

Time: Approximately 20 minutes

In this section, we will cover what to do if you discover asbestos at work, and how to respond to emergency situations where you accidentally disturb asbestos at work.

Time: Approximately 18 minutes

In this section we will cover the various types of asbestos related diseases, latency periods, and how asbestos exposure impacts our health.

Time: Approximately 15 minutes

In this section, we will cover what asbestos surveys and asbestos management plans are. 

Time: Approximately 7 minutes

Frequently Asked Questions

Our online asbestos awareness training is a quick and convenient way to complete the course from the comfort of your own home.

The asbestos awareness training is suitable for anyone who may come into contact with asbestos at work. This course is suitable for those who may not work directly with asbestos materials but may be exposed to it during their work day.

The course requires 90 minutes for completion, there are 20 questions in the assessment. Retakes of the assessment are free, should you need to retake the assessment.

Your online asbestos awareness training certification is available immediately. There is no need to retake the asbestos awareness training or asbestos awareness exam as there is no certification expiry. However, we would recommend refreshing your asbestos awareness training annually whether by retaking the course or by organising a refresher session.

After completing your course: