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Handling of asbestos in quantities below licensing requirements
This course is non-accredited and does not result in a unit of competency. You may be able to seek RPL for the accredited unit of competency if you are wishing to pursue further training in this vocation. Speak to your RTO if this is of interest to you
This program does not result in accreditation against a unit of competency.
Ability to use and understand basic English
Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
- Prepare for asbestos removal
- Identify asbestos types
- Plan and organise work
- Remove equipment (maintenance and use)
- Use safety equipment (limitations and maintenance)
- Set up site for removal
- Remove asbestos
- Decontaminate and demobilise
- Dispose of asbestos
This program is designed to train construction workers to be able to safely handle and/or remove asbestos below the quantities requiring Licensing. It is designed to provide workers with general knowledge and does not give - nor is it designed to provide workers with sufficient information and training to remove asbestos that is friable. It is strongly advised that "Asbestos Identification and Awareness" be completed prior to/or included at the time of this program.