The SA007 Asbestos Awareness Specification Training course will teach you the essential foundation in relevant matters of asbestos awareness.
What will you learn?
This accreditation provides learners with an essential foundation in relevant matters of asbestos awareness. It is suitable for candidates who already work in the construction or utilities industries or candidates looking to work in construction or the utilities.
Asbestos Awareness Specification Course Learning Objectives
- Know the health hazards associated with asbestos.
- Know the types, uses and minimum legal requirements concerning asbestos.
- Understand prevention and control measures for asbestos.
- Know the typical hazards and risks associated with asbestos.
- Know how to deal with an asbestos emergency in the workplace.
Please be aware the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA) requires at least one person on site to hold a Street Works card to work on the highway.
This Smart Awards accreditation is based on a pre-requisite that any work on the highway requires appropriate Street Works accreditation to be held by an individual working on site, and that this individual is qualified to check that the planned provision of footways, traffic lanes and safety zones determined by the site survey meets with the requirements of the site location and approved procedures and practices required by the NRSWA 1991.
Some companies’ policies may vary where more than one person on site is required to hold a valid Street Works card.
This accreditation does not qualify an individual to enter a confined space. Those individuals who need to enter confined spaces MUST hold appropriate accreditation / accreditation to enter confined spaces. Any references made in this material to confined spaces are for information only and to make learners aware of the risks and presence of gases that may also be present in confined spaces.