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Asbestos Awareness

The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 came into force on 06 April 2012.  The regulations require mandatory training for anyone who may be exposed to asbestos fibres at work.  Effectively, this means all building maintenance workers will require some form of Asbestos Awareness training. 

The course is suitable for managers, team leaders, supervisors, operatives, maintenance staff and building contractors and anyone coming into contact with asbestos.

Course content

  • Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012
  • Asbestos facts
  • History of asbestos
  • Types and uses
  • Health effects/hazards
  • Locations where asbestos is usually found
  • Asbestos surveys and sampling
  • Asbestos register
  • Practical controls for asbestos safety
  • Asbestos removal
  • The duty to manage – who is responsible?
  • The seven key stages to management plans.


There are no pre-requisites for this course.


No assessment but delegates receive a certificate of attendance.

More details

By completing this course, delegates will:

  • Become aware of the hazards related to asbestos and how to manage it effectively

Why Choose Make UK to Study?

Make UK Environmental, Health & Safety team are dedicated to improving EHS knowledge and performance in individuals and companies across the UK. Our courses are designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to manage fire safety responsibilities effectively. Our trainers are professional consultants with industry recognised qualifications and practical experience.

Make UK is proudly a Gold Learning Partner of NEBOSH. In fact, we are 001, meaning we are pioneers in helping students achieve NEBOSH qualifications.

For your convenience, costs quoted are inclusive of tuition, course materials, assessment, and certificate, which is awarded for successful completion of the NEBOSH qualification.


Member pricing breakdown

*Member price = £180 + VAT - Member discount applies to Make UK Members, and subscribers to our EHS or HR & Legal support packages (discount applied upon booking)