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Asbestos Awareness Online Course

14.9900 2023-12-30 MTA074 14.9900
104 104 104 0 This online Asbestos Awareness course is intended to provide individuals with a basic knowledge of asbestos and will be of use to individuals who are involved in the refurbishment, maintenance and upkeep of buildings and who may foreseeably disturb the fabric of any building that was built or refurbished before the year 2000. https://mytrainingacademy.org.uk/pub/media/catalog/product/r/s/rsz_2abestos-main-overview_1.jpg
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  • Course Type E-Learning
  • Course Duration 30 Minutes
  • Course Access 12 Months
  • Awarded By The CPD Standards Office
  • Student Discount Card All students enrolled on this course are eligible to apply for a TOTUM Pro card
This online Asbestos Awareness course is intended to provide individuals with a basic knowledge of asbestos and will be of use to individuals who are involved in the refurbishment, maintenance and upkeep of buildings and who may foreseeably disturb the fabric of any building that was built or refurbished before the year 2000.
Course Description

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 course provides a comprehensive introduction to the dangers of working with asbestos and helps employers to comply with the law by ensuring that their workers are appropriately trained in order to work safely.

This Asbestos Awareness online course  is intended to provide individuals with a basic knowledge of asbestos and will be of use to individuals who are involved in the refurbishment, maintenance and upkeep of buildings and who may foreseeably disturb the fabric of any building that was built or refurbished before the year 2000.

Aims of the asbestos awareness course

By the end of this course, you'll be able to:

  • Explain the properties of asbestos and why it was used
  • Give examples of previous uses of asbestos
  • State the health effects of asbestos
  • Identify who is at risk of asbestos related diseases and state how these risks are controlled
  • Outline emergency procedures for dealing with unplanned release of asbestos materials.

Upon completion of this asbestos awareness training online, you will understand how to comply with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. You will understand what asbestos is and where you may encounter it, the dangers associated with asbestos exposure, and what to do if you discover asbestos. This knowledge will help you or your team to stay safe around asbestos.

Who should take this asbestos awareness course?

The course is designed for anybody who works with, or near, asbestos at work.

When will I get my asbestos awareness certificate?

Once you have successfully passed the asbestos awareness course you will be able to download and print your certificate immediately.

Why train with us?

  • 100% Pass Rate.
  • Quick and easy to complete.
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Course developed by experts.
  • Written in compliance with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.
  • Free Retakes.
  • Study our asbestos awareness course online from anywhere, at your own pace.
  • Download and print your accredited CPD certificate on successful completion.

Course accreditations

Our Asbestos awareness online course is accredited by the CPD Standards Office as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Learn with confidence

We’re so certain that you’ll get great value from our online Asbestos awareness course that we offer a 14 Day 100% Money Back Guarantee.

Our students frequently recommend our courses to their friends, family and colleagues, so it’s vitally important to us that you are 100% satisfied with the service you receive from My Training Academy.

If you’re not entirely satisfied, then you will receive a full refund.

Click the “Add to Basket” button to book your asbestos awareness course today.

Bulk discounts

Bulk discounts are available on purchases of 10 or more courses.

If you wish to discuss a large individual order for this course, and/or would like to be invoiced in advance, please call our sales team on 0808 175 1269 to make an enquiry.

Who is this course for?

This online asbestos awareness course is beneficial to dutyholders (building owners, those responsible for premises through a contract or tenancy, or those with control of a building), employers who carry out demolition, maintenance or repair, employers who carry out work which is liable to expose employees to asbestos, and anyone who works in these types of trades.

This asbestos course is especially suitable for anyone who works in professions such as:

  • Heating and ventilation engineers.
  • Demolition workers.
  • Carpenters, joiners and construction workers.
  • Plumbers.
  • Roofing contractors.
  • Painters, decorators and plasterers.
  • Fire and burglar alarm installers.
  • Shopfitters.
  • Gasfitters.
  • Computer installers and telecommunications engineers.
  • General maintenance staff.
  • Cable layers and electricians.

Note, workers who plan to carry out work that will disturb asbestos require a higher level of training which is not supplied by this course. This asbestos awareness online training does not allow you to work with asbestos-containing materials. If this is the level of asbestos awareness course you need, then it's necessary to attend a course with practical demonstrations of control measures and personal protective equipment.

Course Assessment Process

Assessment: Upon completion of the course, learners will complete an end of learning assessment consisting of 10 questions. 70% of the questions will need to be answered correctly in order to pass and receive aa asbestos awareness certificate.

If you don't pass the test first time, don't worry, you can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.

Accreditation: CPD awarding body

Got any questions? Contact our course advisors by email or by phone on 0808 175 1269. We're happy to help!


Our online asbestos awareness training works on all devices including Mobile phones, IPad’s, Android tablets, Macs and PC’s.

For the best viewing experience on our state-of-the-art eLearning platform we recommend an internet connection of 10Mbps or better. Please also use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser with Adobe Flash Player.

Looking for more information?
What is the structure of the asbestos awareness course?
The asbestos awareness online course is broken down into bite-sized modules. You're free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each section, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.

Where / when can I study the online asbestos awareness course?
You can study the asbestos awareness training course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web-based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers and most tablet devices etc. so you can even study while on the move! As long as you have access to the internet, you should be able to study anywhere that's convenient.

Is there a test at the end of the course?
Once you have completed all the modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken at a time and location of your choosing.

What if I don't pass the test?
If you don’t pass the test first time then you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.

When will I receive my asbestos awareness certificate?
Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it.

How long does it take to complete the asbestos awareness course online?
We estimate that the entire program is likely to take around 2-4 hours to work through initially, but you may want to allow more time to repeat some areas. You should allow an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
I want to purchase several asbestos awareness courses for my employees, how do I do this?
If you are purchasing training for your team then you need to add the number of courses you require to your basket. Once you have made the purchase, email sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk with the names and email addresses of your employees and you’ll be emailed a list of login details that you can distribute to your staff.
What if I am unhappy with the asbestos awareness training?

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 14 days and we will give you a full refund.
If we haven't answered your questions, please submit a question. We are happy to help and answer any questions you might have.
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Course Outline

The Asbestos Awareness course online is organized into the following modules.

Module 1 – Asbestos

In this module, you will learn about:

  • The properties of asbestos
  • Asbestos containing materials
  • Asbestos related diseases
  • Types of asbestos survey
  • Emergency procedures for dealing with unplanned damage of asbestos


Training Features

E-Learning Format

This eLearning is accessed through a dedicated learner portal. Your course material is presented in an interactive and easy to follow presentation enabling you to study at your own pace.

The course is divided into simple sections with a short quiz at the end of each to test your knowledge. Once you have progressed through each of the course sections you can complete an end of course quiz which consists of multiple-choice questions based on the material that you have studied.

Once you have completed your eLearning you'll be able to download your fully accredited CPD certificate (PDF format) directly from your learning account.

Test Retakes

If you don't pass the first time, don't worry, you can resist the test as many times as required - until you pass.

Payment Options

For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the course to your shopping basket by selecting Add to Basket. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a PayPal account. Once payment is confirmed, we’ll process your order and email your course login instructions.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact us on 0808 175 1269 or email sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.

Purchase Order Payments: To pay and enrol for courses using a purchase order (PO), please email your PO details to sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.


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