Covering the UK.
Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR) 2012 requires that every employer provide adequate information, instruction and training to employees who are liable to be exposed to asbestos or who supervise such employees. Atmosphere Environmental’s experienced trainers hold the BOHS CCP (Asbestos) qualification and have at least 10 years experience of working with asbestos.
Atmosphere Environmental holds customisable courses aimed at your companies’ employees whatever their role may be.
All employees, from company directors and senior managers through to supervisors, engineers, tradesmen and contractors would benefit from the following training:
Background to asbestos
o Where asbestos is produced
o Review of impact and processing of asbestos within the UK
o Asbestos uses products and materials
o Asbestos usage in industrial machinery and buildings
o Typical appearances of asbestos containing materials
Health risks associated with asbestos
o Epidemiological evidence for the risks of asbestos
o Exposure level and risk
o Diseases associated with asbestos exposure
Uses and locations of asbestos
o An illustrated guide to asbestos products utilised in buildings.
o Examples of ACM’s.
Requirements of health and safety legislation.
Risk assessment for staff coming into contact with asbestos.
The management of asbestos in buildings including 'dutyholder’ Training:
CAR 2012 regulation 4 imposes a ‘duty to manage’ responsibility on individuals (“the dutyholder”) who have control of access and maintenance responsibility for non-domestic premises. The Atmosphere Environmental course is designed to provide ‘dutyholders’ with information on how to assess and manage the risks from asbestos containing materials within their premises and comply with CAR 2012.
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