Asbestos Awareness

4 hours

Asbestos is an extremely hazardous substance that causes serious ill-health to anyone who disturbs or damages it.

For this reason, all workers who may come across asbestos or asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) must be trained so that they can work safely. This includes work with potential ACMs, accidental discovery of asbestos, and accidental damage to asbestos and ACMs.

  • Learn the understanding of why asbestos containing materials can be harmful and must be treated as hazardous substances
  • The serious ill effects of asbestos
  • The control measures for asbestos required by law.
  • The responsibilities of employers and employees
  • What to do on discovery of accidental disturbance of asbestos containing materials.