Environmental Hazards

Asbestos Awareness

This course aims to provide learners with an understanding of the dangers of asbestos, and how the risk involved in working with asbestos can be mitigated
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Learning Outcomes


  • Explain what asbestos is
  • Describe the hazards of asbestos
  • Describe the various types, properties and uses of asbestos
  • Identify areas where asbestos may still be found and describe how to identify its presence
  • Identify the risk reduction methods when working with asbestos
  • Describe the general procedures to deal with an emergency involving the uncontrolled release of asbestos dust