Level 1 Asbestos Awareness

Awarding body: RSPH

Course Summary: This qualification is designed for those who may be exposed to asbestos within their working environment and require a simple overview of the risks. Regulations requires employers to ensure that their employees receive adequate information, instruction and training relating to the risks due to asbestos if they are liable to be exposed to this material.

Course Content:

  • effects of asbestos on the health of individuals
  • the types of material likely to contain asbestos
  • materials within buildings
  • procedures for minimising the risk of asbestos fibre release