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Asbestos Awareness Training (BOHS) Level 1

Level 1
Course Code:
North Devon Campus
1/2 day

This course is designed as a BOHS approved course providing basic knowledge and understanding of the risks from Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs) in buildings and how these can be minimised.

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This course is designed to help you in the following areas:
• Increasing awareness of asbestos in the workplace and its affects to health, including risks (such as lung cancer)
• Becoming familiar with types, uses and likely occurrences of asbestos in the workplace (identify items in the home/workplace)
• Using appropriate workplace precautions, including the risk assessment process, or to seek advice on workplace precautions, in respect of the risks of asbestos
• Having an awareness of legislation to health and safety relating to asbestos
• Procedures which need to be followed when coming into unintentional contact with ACMs and an understanding of the appropriate emergency arrangements
Written exam with 14 questions
There are no pre requisites needed to attend this course.
This course can be taken in conjunction with the Asbestos Removal course
The course can be delivered in your workplace or at the North Devon Campus in Sticklepath, by fully qualified and experienced tutors. The course is available several times a year, however it is very popular and therefore booking in advance is recommended.
Pay and Display parking is available in the student car park, there is a charge of £1 for the full day.

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Asbestos Removal (BOHS) (CNNA0179/1/A)

Location North Devon Campus | Level Level 1 | Duration 1 day

Course Fees

Total Fee: £120