Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness

According to HSE statistics, 20 tradesmen die every week from the ‘hidden killer’ asbestos. The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 prevents anyone from removing Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM’s) unless they have received the correct training.

The MG Scotland Asbestos Awareness course will ensure tradespeople are fully aware of the potential dangers of asbestos exposure and that managers are aware of their roles and responsibilities in overseeing work with asbestos in their buildings.


½ Day

Course Content

• What is asbestos?
• Health hazards of asbestos
• Asbestos in buildings
• Asbestos legislation
• Asbestos waste
• Emergency procedures
• Multiple choice question paper

Course Outcomes

On successful completion, delegates will receive an MG Scotland Certificate of Competence.