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Why do our customers choose us for Asbestos Awareness Training in Bristol?

Acorn Health and Safety Construction Building Management and Trades ItemsEvery week 20 tradesmen die from an asbestos-related disease, therefore this training is a must and is of particular interest to anyone working on buildings, particularly those built or refurbished before 2000.

Participation helps organisations to demonstrate compliance with their statutory duties in addition to providing evidence towards SSIP accreditations. It is currently recommended by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) that asbestos awareness training is repeated on an annual basis.

Our courses are delivered by knowledgeable and enthusiastic consultants and trainers all of whom hold adult teaching qualifications supported by a professional qualification and considerable, hands-on practical experience which is reflected in our grounded, pragmatic approach.

Teaching 18,000 delegates a year Acorn Health & Safety offer training to individuals, groups and entire staff teams we are committed to providing excellent training delivered in a relaxed, yet informative style.

Our Asbestos Awareness training course is run by one of our highly experienced consultant’s, Roger Broadbent, and we receive great feedback from delegates:

“The Asbestos Awareness course I found really interesting/fascinating and worrying. I found the Statistics re: Asbestosis, really highlighted the problem & identification of materials containing asbestos was useful for my working environment.” Sarah Newns, Avon Archaeology Ltd

“Each and every part of the Asbestos Awareness training course showed how ignorant I was concerning asbestos. I will ensure that work done on our premises will be done and recorded properly.” John Todd, St Ursula’s Academy

How do we approach asbestos awareness training?

Trainers employ a wide range of teaching techniques to meet the needs of individual delegates attending courses.  This course programme, accredited by iatp follows a set syllabus and contains the most up to date information available including:

  • What is asbestos
  • The health effects
  • To provide delegates with an awareness of the risks associated with exposure to asbestos and how they should manage this
  • Identification of asbestos
  • Key legislation of duty to manage client and contractors responsibility
  • An overview of asbestos surveys and registers
  • Procedure to follow discovering asbestos
  • Hygiene and PPE

This course is 3 hours (half day) duration.

To view more testimonials CLICK HERE  and to book on the next course call 0117 958 2070 or visit our website