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Asbestos Awareness Training

Our module will teach you the importance as well as all the health risks involved with asbestos exposure and will gain you knowledge about how to protect yourself from the exposure to asbestos.

The Asbestos Awareness Training course is intended for workers who may come across asbestos in their normal daily work routine. This program is intended to increase the workers knowledge in regards to asbestos.

This program is NOT intended for workers who work with asbestos exposure on a daily basis, these workers require additional specialized training.

In order to be a health hazard, asbestos must be inhaled.  Asbestos exposure has been associated with several diseases. It is very important to be aware of all the health risks associated with asbestos exposure, especially if it may be present in your workplace.


Course Overview

  • Introduction
  • What is Asbestos?
  • Asbestos Effects on Health
  • Natural Exposure
  • Asbestos Levels and Legislation
  • Occupations with Risk
  • Uses of Asbestos
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Avoiding Risk
  • Aids to help combat Asbestos
  • Emergency Procedures