Asbestos Awareness Course

Course Overview: The course provides an understanding of asbestos containing materials in the workplace; the risks posed by asbestos; the legislative requirements for the removal of asbestos and your rights as an employee to work in an area where asbestos may be suspected or confirmed.

What should you expect to achieve / Learning Outcomes
By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Understand the types of asbestos and where they are commonly found
  • Identify potential sources of asbestos and asbestos containing materials in the workplace
  • Understand the health risks of exposure to asbestos
  • Understand the WHS legislative requirements for the removal of asbestos
  • Understand the employees and employers duty of care relating to asbestos

These are the course unit modules; once you have paid for your course, come back to this page at anytime after logging in to start your course modules and units. Once finished you can print your certificated on the spot!

Module 1 Introductions to Asbestos
Unit 1 WHAT IS ASBESTOS
Unit 2 TYPES OF ASBESTOS
Unit 3 WHERE IS ASBESTOS FOUND
Module 2 Uses of Asbestos
Unit 1 Common (past and present) uses of asbestos
Module 3 Health Effects of Asbestos
Unit 1 Asbestos Quiz
Module 4 Legislative Requirements for the Use and Removal of Asbestos
There are no units in this module.
Module 5 Asbestos Awareness Quiz
There are no units in this module.