This course is designed to raise awareness of the vast application of asbestos and asbestos based products in commercial and domestic construction, the legal and OH&S requirements around asbestos, how to identify some asbestos materials, how to limit exposure and processes to employing others to remove asbestos products.

The course is aimed at water maintenance personnel and contractors, electricians, plumbers, builders, maintenance services, home owners and renovators.

Course content covered in this four (4) hour short course is:

. Occupational Health and Safety (Asbestos) Regulations 2007
. Types of Asbestos - Friable/Non friable
. Health effects relating to asbestos exposure
. Range of products containing asbestos
. Minimising dangers from asbestos

The course can be run at Chisholm Institute or at the client's workplace, and requires a minimum of 8 to a maximum of 20 participants.
Pricing is available upon request and is dependent on location and number of participants.

Please contact us on: workplacesafety@chisholm.edu.au or 1300 393 018.

Course code
SSU002