Asbestos Awareness Training

Asbestos Awareness Training

Course Code: HS03AU17

Course Fee: £35.00 (BPLC Fee £30.00, BGD Fee £35.00)

Target Group:
Anyone whose work involves working with or on the fabric of a building

Date(s) & Time(s):
Thursday 7th December 2017    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Imperial House, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft St, Bury BL95BT

Activity Leader(s):
Philip Grundy, Independent Health & Safety Adviser

Course Objectives:
1) To raise awareness of the need to identify locations where any asbestos containing materials may be found in buildings.
2) Avoid contact with asbestos containing materials
3) Reduce the risk of:
* the health effects from breathing asbestos fibres
* the contamination of others and the workplace.

Course Content:
On completion of the session delegates will be aware of:
1) Asbestos - What is it? Where does it come from and what types are there
2) Asbestos - Where it may be found in buildings
3) What are the health risks?
4) How to avoid the risk of exposure?
5) What are the legal requirements (asbestos)
6) Asbestos risk assessments
7) Policies & procedures
8) Procedures if suspected or found.

Additional Information:
Philip is an experienced Safety & Health Practitioner, an IOSH Chartered Safety and Health practitioner member for 29 years, having gained experience in a large corporate body (20> years British Gas) followed by 10> years in an FE college, and now an Independent practitioner.

He assists organisations large and small, local authorities and businesses employing <10 people, to reduce their risks and to work within health and safety law.

He advises on policies procedures, formulates and delivers training packages along with CIEH courses, risk assessment processes, etc.

He is a member of Safety Groups UK (management committee member), North west construction safety group (committee member) IOSH Public Services Section (chair). All these organisations have regular meetings, usually monthly, where they arrange speakers on a wide and varied fields of subjects.

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Asbestos Awareness Training


Thursday 7th December 2017    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

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