Course Description

Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness is a course run by 1 Training, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of Guided Learning Hours 10. For more information about Asbestos Awareness at 1 Training, please review the details below.

Asbestos Awareness


Asbestos was a material that was commonly used in years gone by in building and construction. By the year 2000, it was recognised to be dangerous. However, people who still work in the construction industry are frequently exposed to this material. Many of whom end up getting sick and die. If you want to further your understanding of asbestos and how to use it in your line of work safely, Asbestos Awareness will teach you the risks of working with asbestos and the precautionary measures you can take to prevent getting sick from it. It is important to note the Control of Asbestos Regulation (CAR) states that any individual who directly works with asbestos or is exposed to it in some way is provided with adequate information, training and clear instructions.

Key modules are explored in this course that provides you an understanding of how to take the steps to reduce the risks when working with asbestos, discuss legislation and learn the role and responsibilities for the management and upkeep of buildings.

Asbestos Awareness features practical advice and guidance on the importance of raising awareness in individuals who work in locations that still use asbestos and learn to stay safe. You will understand the dangers of asbestos and take practical steps to minimise the risk of exposure. This is a RoSPA & IATP certified course will demonstrates to potential employers that you are continually developing yourself, and will make you a desirable candidate across the building and construction industries.

Course Curriculum Total Units : 0
1: Properties and Risks of Asbestos Exposure
2: Different Types of Asbestos
3: Avoiding the Risks from Asbestos
4: An Outline of Asbestos Legislation

Who Should Attend 

  • Anyone who comes in contact with asbestos in their work
  • Individuals working in the maintenance trade
  • Builders
  • Plumbers
  • Carpenters

Method of Assessment

In order to qualify in the course ‘Asbestos Awareness’ successfully, learners will take an online test with each module being rounded off with multiple-choice questions. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Course Curriculum Total Units : 0
1: Properties and Risks of Asbestos Exposure
2: Different Types of Asbestos
3: Avoiding the Risks from Asbestos
4: An Outline of Asbestos Legislation


Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded multiple Certificates for ‘Asbestos Awareness’ by RoSPA and IATP.

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Training Provider1 Training
Course LocationDublin
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course DurationGuided Learning Hours 10
Course Fee19
Entry Requirements• Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy • A sound educational background is recommended
Carear Path• Builders – £44,000 (Approximately) • Carpenters – £47,000 (Approximately) • Electricians – £46,000 (Approximately)
Phone+44 208 610 9650
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