Asbestos Safety

Asbestos Safety.


Most work with asbestos needs to be carried out by a Licensed contractor. Certain types of work, listed in HSE Publication “ Asbestos Essentials” does not need a licence and can be carried out by non-licensed personnel provided they have received appropriate training.

From April 2012- some types of non-licensed asbestos work have additional requirements, such as – notification of work – medical surveillance and record keeping. This work is known as “Notifiable Non-Licensed Work”.


The aim of the course is to introduce delegates to the requirements of”Asbestos Essentials” (HSG 210) to enable them to carry out non licensed work safely and in accordance with current relevant legal requirements.

Who should attend:

All persons who plan to carry out any work with asbestos that does not require a licence and who may knowingly disturb lower risk asbestos containing materials.

Course duration: 1 day.

Maximum number of delegates: 10 per course.

Course content:

  • Introduction.
  • Current legal requirements.
  • Introduction to Asbestos Essentials (HSG 210).
  • Asbestos types,risks,properties.
  • Where can you find asbestos.
  • Health effects of asbestos.
  • Uses and risks of Asbestos Containing Materials in buildings.
  • Requirements of equipment and method sheets (HSG 210).
  • Summary.
  • Assessment -  written test.


Candidates will be issued with a BLE training certificate upon successful completion of written test and training course.

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British Safety Council

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