When you book onto a course you are entrusted to ensure this has been agreed with your line manager.

Designed to provide anyone whose work could potentially expose them to asbestos with sufficient knowledge to avoid putting themselves or others at risk, in line with regulatory requirements laid out in Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.


Course objectives:

To give a basic awareness and understanding of Asbestos.

Participants will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of their responsibilities when asbestos is disturbed or identified
  • Be provided with knowledge of where asbestos is likely to be found and how the work should be carried out

The training will also ensure incidents are dealt with effectively and safely, so increasing the safety culture of the organisation.

Intended for:

Staff who need basic awareness of asbestos.

Course Dates

Course When Where

Asbestos Awareness

No courses currently scheduled


To book on a course please email the course title and the date you wish to attend to the Learning and Development Team.  Please also let us know if you have any special requirements or would like us to make reasonable adjustments in order that you can get the maximum benefit from the training.

If no dates are scheduled you will be able to add your name onto a waiting list and you will be contacted when a date has been arranged. To register interest in a future course please email the Learning and Development Team with the title of the course you wish to attend.


If you are registered, training is available via  e-learning, through Learning Nexus see the E-Learning page for more information about the courses available and how to access them.