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Refresher Licensed Asbestos Removal Operative - Cat C Operative Refresher

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Refresher Licensed Asbestos Removal Operative - Cat C Operative Refresher

Qualification Title

New Licensed Asbestos Operative – IATP Approved


Asbestos Workers


IATP accredited certificate

Who Should Attend the Asbestos Removal Operative Training?

This refresher training is intended for anyone who has successfully completed a New Licensed Asbestos Removal Operative certificate or previous Licensed Operative Refresher Course within the last 12 months, and are due for refresher training.
Total Qual. Time : 1 Day

Max Delegates : 12:1 or 6:1 where training needs analysis has identified a requirement for practical training

The Aims of Refresher Licensed Asbestos Removal Operative Training

This training aims to provide the required refresher training necessary to maintain knowledge, understanding and skills to any person who will knowingly disturb asbestos containing materials during the course of their work activities.

Candidates will  be updated on any changes through the training in terms of safe working practices, legislation and Approved Codes Of Practice (ACOP) that could have an impact on them.

During this refresher training candidates will cover a range of the topics specified in the training needs analysis and could include the following content:
Recognise the types, uses and risks of asbestos containing materials
Recognise the health hazards of asbestos
Demonstrate a knowledge of Asbestos Related Legislation
Understand the requirements of site set up, maintenance and dismantling
Understand the requirements of controlled stripping techniques
Understand the requirements of respiratory protective equipment
Understand the requirements of personal protective equipment and clothing
Understand the requirements of transit procedures and decontamination
Understand the requirements of cleaning and clearance air testing
Understand the requirements of plant and equipment
Understand the requirements of waste management and disposal
Understand the requirements of emergency procedures
Recognise potential non-asbestos hazards associated with asbestos removal
Recognise common faults associated with asbestos removal
Understand the roles and responsibilities within an asbestos removal company
Recognise the need for site inspections and record-keeping
Understand the requirement for management systems and monitoring
Understand the requirements for risk assessments and plans of work
Understand correct decontamination and transit procedures
Understand use and maintenance of respiratory protective equipment
Understand the construction of enclosures and airlocks
Understand the use of controlled stripping techniques

Refresher Asbestos Removal Operative Course Content

Below is a brief overview of the content of the training:
Identify the types, history of asbestos and the risks of emergency and remedial work
Asbestos related diseases and risks of emergency and remedial work
Asbestos related legislation and the duties of individuals
Requirements for site set up
Controlled Stripping techniques and the requirements
Transit and decontamination procedures
Air testing requirements
Waste management and disposal
Asbestos removal requirements
Record keeping and site inspections
Management systems and monitoring
Enclosures and airlocks

How Will Candidates Be Assessed?

At the end of each module a question and answer session will be held to ensure that the candidate has the necessary knowledge in order to progress, the tutor will continually assess the candidate and give them oral feedback on their progress.

At the end of the training, an invigilated closed book written examination will be completed by each candidate individually, the passing mark of this exam is 80%.
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