Asbestos Awareness Courses in Reading
Managing Safely in Reading and Berkshire
Asbestos was used in building until 1990 and is still in buildings today, it is a naturally occurring material which we started to mine over 4,000 years ago. It is resistant to fire, heat, chemical and electrical damage. It is now known that breathing in asbestos over a prolonged period of time can cause illnesses including cancer.
The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 applies to all employers, employees, duty holders and self-employed persons. The regulations cover all work with asbestos containing materials. Regulation of CAR states that it is the duty of every employer to ensure all their employees have adequate information, training and instruction if they are liable to be exposed to asbestos. This includes maintenance workers and anyone else who may come into contact with or disturb asbestos while working for you.
Our Asbestos Awareness course meets the legal requirements for employee awareness training and will inform you and your staff about the risks of exposure to asbestos and will help you identify where you might find it. Our courses includes; General Asbestos Awareness and Asbestos Awareness for Architects Designers. After you have completed our courses and passed you will receive a license which means you have the knowledge you need to work in your business safety, avoiding asbestos.
IOSH Training Courses in Reading and Berkshire
For more information regarding our Asbestos Awareness training courses or if you are a business which requires more than 5 licenses please feel free to give us a call, we will be happy to help in any way possible.