Online training course - Asbestos Awareness

The 'Asbestos Awareness' training course, which is HSE compliant, describes the nature of asbestos and the properties of asbestos. The course explains the reasons why asbestos is hazardous, what causes asbestos to be so dangerous to life and considers the main requirements of asbestos management in the workplace.

Course modules :

  • Introduction
  • Types of Asbestos
  • Where Asbestos is Found
  • The Risk
  • Health Effects
  • What the Law Says
  • Working with Asbestos
  • Control Measures
  • Self Test - 20 questions covering each of the previous modules. A certificate is offered if the test is passed.


The Asbestos Awareness training course is for:

Employers, managers, employees, the self-employed and all persons responsible for asbestos management in the work place. Any persons working in premises where there may be asbestos or where asbestos removal is required, would benefit from this course.

Asbestos Awareness Course timing:

The 'Asbestos Awareness' training course takes approximately 1 hour to complete. You are purchasing one copy of this course, with one attempt at the test at the end.

Click on the pictures to view sample pages from the course.

Tracking of progress takes place on every page of the course. Therefore, if there is a failure for any reason, you can log in again and carry on with the course until completion.

Self Assessment

The course contains an interactive self assessment with mutiple choice questions to test your understanding of the contents of the course. On successful completion of the test, you will receive a downloadable certificate of competency which you may print.

How to buy and do the course

Each course costs 14.95+vat (17.94) which you order and pay for online. Payment is via paypal, which allows you to use a debit or credit card. We are not given any of the payment or personal details.

When you purchase a course - you are buying one copy of the course which contains tutorial material and a test. The test has a passmark of 75%, and you get one go at the test. If you fail it, you must buy another copy and have another go.

See the 'Help' option below for more details about how to buy and do this course.

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