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Asbestos Awareness and Duty to Manage

Remote Corporate Training, Not a geographical location
Admin Contact
Corporate Training Mail Box (
Target Audience
All users
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
ESCC Assessment & Care Management / ESCC Directly Provided Services / Health and Safety / ESCC Staff / Voluntary and Community Sector
Health and Safety
Course description

Please note that this session will be delivered remotely via MS Teams. Once your place is confirmed take note of the joining instructions below, in Additional Information.

There will be ample allowance for comfort/coffee breaks.

The aim of the training is to inform delegates of the legal requirements for the safe management of asbestos.

This course will provide information on the risks associated with asbestos, and enable delegates to implement suitable and sufficient management systems, to ensure compliance with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.

There is particular reference to the duty holder and who that could be, the surveys available, what to expect in a survey and the asbestos management plan and its use and requirement.

If you work in a school then can we please redirect you to the Health and Safety: Asbestos Awareness and Duty to Manage training on the Children's Workforce channel, which is directed to your specific needs. Bookings for this session on the Corporate channel cannot be processed. 

Training objectives

By the end of the course, it is anticipated you will know:

  • What asbestos is, its properties and its effect on health.

  • Where asbestos is likely to be found and what asbestos containing materials look like.

  • The basic requirements of the law and the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.

  • How to avoid exposures to asbestos, including the use of the asbestos management plan and the asbestos register.

  • The general procedures to be followed in dealing with an asbestos emergency.

Learning outcomes

This course is unaccredited.  

Please note that participants in this course should also attend the Controller of Premises course. 

Additional Information

This training will be delivered remotely via MS Teams. Delegates work emails will be supplied to the trainer for the purposes of this session only.

Once your place is confirmed please look out for emails from HSS Training (about a week or two before the session). The email(s) will include the course manual, which you should print to have available for reference on the day, and also an invitation to the session. When you receive that click ACCEPT. That will drop into your Outlook calendar and you will receive a reminder (about) 15 minutes before the session starts - click JOIN MS TEAMS MEETING 


Start Date
Monday 1 February 2021
End Date
Monday 1 February 2021
Closing Date
Sunday 31 January 2021
09:00 - 16:30
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