Asbestos Awareness Commercial Course


Every employer must make sure that anyone who is liable to disturb asbestos during their normal work, or who supervises those employees, gets the correct level of information, instruction and training so that they can work safely and competently without risk to themselves or others.

Course Content

The properties of asbestos and its effects on health, including the increased risk of developing lung cancer for asbestos workers who smoke.
The types, uses and likely occurrence of asbestos and asbestos materials in buildings and plant.
The general procedures to deal with an emergency, e.g. an uncontrolled release of asbestos dust into the workplace.
How to avoid the risk of exposure to asbestos.

Method of Study

Tutor led

Ideal For

Anyone carrying out general maintenance work, whether skilled or labouring, or people who work on buildings, including cabling and any repairs. 

Entry Requirements


Please note that this is a non accredited Torfaen Training/TCBC certificate awarded on completion.

How do I enrol?

Contact us for an informal chat, our experienced team of Account Managers will guide you through the process.