Asbestos Awareness training course

Lessons

What is asbestos

The lesson discusses the history and origins of asbestos and where it is found. It identifies the different types of asbestos, their distinguishing characteristics and properties.

Health Hazards

This lesson identifies and highlights the health hazards caused by asbestos and its routes of entry into the body. It identifies high risk groups and workers more susceptible to asbestos related diseases.

Asbestos uses

This lesson identifies products and locations where asbestos containing materials are likely to be found. It also covers emergency procedures to follow if you discover asbestos.

Legislation and Asbestos

This lesson discusses the historical context of asbestos legislation and provides an overview of asbestos legislation in recent years.