Training Costs

Asbestos Awareness Asbestos Essentials

These courses meets the training requirements under regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Duration: 4-6 hours
Delegate No: Max 20
Cost: from £600.00 + VAT

Who's it for?

Ideal for employers with asbestos in their premises and who are required to make their staff aware of the risk from accidental disturbance of ACM's (Awareness) or for contractors whose employees carry out minor work with asbestos (Essentials). Essentials is the minimum requirement for minor work with ACM's for non licensed companies. Essentials is also ideal for surveyors and architects who carry out work in premises where asbestos may be found.

Course Content

  • What is Asbestos?
  • Where does it come from?
  • A Brief History
  • Physical Properties
  • Health Effects
  • HSE Concerns
  • Associated Deaths
  • Product Range
  • Legislation - past, present, future
  • Surveying - a brief look
  • Roles of the Analyst
  • Air Monitoring/4 Stage Certificate of Reoccupation
  • RPE / PPE
  • Waste Disposal
  • Asbestos Essentials only

Practical (Afternoon)

  • Practical use of control measures
  • Practical use of type H vacuums
  • Practical decontamination
  • Practical use of RPE and PPE
  • Practical waste bagging

Management of Asbestos in Premises

This course covers basic asbestos awareness to conform to regulation 10 as well as an in depth look at the requirements of Regulation 4 (Duty to manage asbestos in premises)

Duration: 1 day
Delegate No: Max 20
Cost: from £650.00 + VAT

Who's it for?

Ideal course for Managing Agents, Duty Holders, Landlords with a duty to maintain their properties and Employers with asbestos in their premises. This course looks in depth at the legal duty to manage asbestos and undertaking asbestos surveys as well as putting in place management plans, risk assessments and permits to work.

Course Content

  • What is Asbestos?
  • Where does it come from?
  • A Brief History
  • Physical Properties
  • Health Effects
  • HSE Concerns
  • Associated Deaths
  • Product Range
  • Legislation - past, present, future
  • Management duties
  • Selecting the right contractor
  • Air Monitoring/4 Stage Certificate of Reoccupation
  • RPE / PPE
  • Waste Disposal

Certificate in Supervisory Management

This Management level course is designed to meet the requirements for Competent Persons for licensed asbestos removal contractors, Project Managers and senior Duty Holders

Duration: 2 days
Delegate No: 1-12
Cost: £1200.00 + VAT
Per person: £275.00 + VAT minimum numbers apply

Who's it for?

Senior Managers and Directors, Asbestos Removal Contractor management and persons responsible for overseeing asbestos removal projects from the client's perspective. This course covers the full scope of the legislation regarding management and removal of asbestos. Including Best Practice. Seriously in depth, this course is often taken prior to license renewal with the HSE or when large projects involving asbestos removal are due to be commenced.

Course Content

  • Types of asbestos
  • Health hazards of asbestos in buildings Legislation and guidance
  • Legal and management responsibilities
  • Contractor Client Relationship Assessments
  • Plans of work
  • Site set up
  • Decontamination procedures Control Measures
  • The role of the Analyst
  • Air Monitoring
  • The Certificate of Reoccupation
  • Personal protective equipment Respiratory protective equipment
  • Waste removal procedures
  • Auditing

Practical Workbook exercises

  • Types of asbestos
  • Health hazards of asbestos in buildings Legislation and guidance
  • Legal and management responsibilities
  • Contractor Client Relationship Assessments
  • Plans of work
  • Site set up
  • Decontamination procedures Control Measures
  • The role of the Analyst
  • Air Monitoring
  • The Certificate of Reoccupation
  • Personal protective equipment Respiratory protective equipment
  • Waste removal procedures
  • Auditing
  • Practical Workbook exercises

Asbestos New Operative

These courses meets the training requirements under regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Duration: 3 days
Delegate No: Max 6
Cost: £1950.00 + VAT

Who's it for?

Initial training course for asbestos removal operatives who wish to work on licensed asbestos products for licensed asbestos removal contractors.

Course Content

  • Types, uses and risks of ACM
  • Health Hazards of Asbestos
  • Legislation
  • Site Set up, Maintenance and Dismantling
  • Controlled Stripping Techniques
  • Respiratory protective equipment
  • Personal Protective equipment and clothing
  • Transit procedures and decontamination
  • Cleaning and Air Testing
  • Plant and Equipment (using demonstration of equipment)
  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Non - Asbestos Hazards
  • Fault Finding
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Site Inspections and Record Keeping
  • Management systems and Monitoring
  • RAs and POWs
  • Decontamination and transit procedures
  • Use and Maintenance of RPE
  • Construction of enclosures and airlocks
  • Use of controlled stripping techniques

Asbestos Operative Refresher

These courses meets the training requirements under regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Duration: 6 hours
Delegate No: Max 12
Cost: £600.00 + VAT
Per person: £120.00 + VAT minimum numbers apply

Who's it for?

Refresher course for operatives already working in the industry. Evidence must be provided of current training and medical. Cannot be carried out if training has lapsed.

Course Content

  • Types, uses and risks of ACM
  • Health Hazards of Asbestos
  • Legislation
  • Site Set up, Maintenance and Dismantling
  • Controlled Stripping Techniques
  • Respiratory protective equipment
  • Personal Protective equipment and clothing
  • Transit procedures and decontamination
  • Cleaning and Air Testing
  • Plant and Equipment (using demonstration of equipment)
  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Non - Asbestos Hazards
  • Fault Finding
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Site Inspections and Record Keeping
  • Management systems and Monitoring
  • RAs and POWs
  • Decontamination and transit procedures
  • Use and Maintenance of RPE
  • Construction of enclosures and airlocks
  • Use of controlled stripping techniques

Asbestos New Supervisor

These courses meets the training requirements under regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Duration: 3 days
Delegate No: Maximum 6
Cost: £1950.00 + VAT
Per person: £375.00 + VAT minimum numbers apply

Who's it for?

Initial training course for asbestos removal supervisors who wish to progress from operative level. Must be able to show current training for a minimum period as operative and current medical.

Course Content

  • Types, uses and risks of ACM
  • Health Hazards of Asbestos
  • Legislation
  • Site Set up, Maintenance and Dismantling
  • Controlled Stripping Techniques
  • Respiratory protective equipment
  • Personal Protective equipment and clothing
  • Transit procedures and decontamination
  • Cleaning and Air Testing
  • Plant and Equipment (using demonstration of equipment)
  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Non - Asbestos Hazards
  • Fault Finding
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Site Inspections and Record Keeping
  • Management systems and Monitoring
  • RAs and POWs
  • Information, Instruction and training
  • Decontamination and transit procedures
  • Use and Maintenance of RPE
  • Construction of enclosures and airlocks
  • Use of controlled stripping techniques

Asbestos Supervisor Refresher

These courses meets the training requirements under regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Duration: 6 hours
Delegate No: Max 12
Cost: £600.00 + VAT
Per person: £120.00 + VAT minimum numbers apply

Who's it for?

Refresher course for Supervisors already working in the industry. Evidence must be provided of current training and medical. Cannot be carried out if training has lapsed by more than one month.

Course Content

  • Types, uses and risks of ACM
  • Health Hazards of Asbestos
  • Legislation
  • Site Set up, Maintenance and Dismantling
  • Controlled Stripping Techniques
  • Respiratory protective equipment
  • Personal Protective equipment and clothing
  • Transit procedures and decontamination
  • Cleaning and Air Testing
  • Plant and Equipment (using demonstration of equipment)
  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Non - Asbestos Hazards
  • Fault Finding
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Site Inspections and Record Keeping
  • Management systems and Monitoring
  • RAs and POWs
  • Information, Instruction and training
  • Decontamination and transit procedures
  • Use and Maintenance of RPE
  • Construction of enclosures and airlocks
  • Use of controlled stripping techniques

Licensed Scaffolders Asbestos Awareness

These courses meets the training requirements under regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Duration: 1 day
Delegate No: max 12
Cost: £600 + VAT minimum numbers apply

Who's it for?

Initial training course for licensed scaffolding contractors whose work involves erecting scaffold inside asbestos enclosures or around asbestos in poor condition.

Course Content

  • Basic asbestos awareness.
  • Best practice.
  • RPE and PPE.
  • Decontamination procedures including practical decontamination using DCU.