Future Select give advice to the current asbestos qualifications
Course: Asbestos Awareness
Description: Asbestos Awareness training is given to employees whose work could expose them to asbestos, i.e. all demolition, refurbishment workers, and maintenance where it is seen that their work will disturb the fabric of a building and ACM’s may become exposed.
Course: P401 – Identification of Asbestos in Bulk Samples
Description: This course provides theoretical and practical knowledge in the techniques of asbestos sample identification using polarized light microscopy (PLM). Delegates will normally need to have some practical experience with polarized light microscopy and/or asbestos identification.
Course: P402 - Building Surveys and Bulk Sampling for Asbestos
Description: This course provides background and practical knowledge in the surveying of buildings for the presence of asbestos and any necessary bulk sampling that may be required. It also provides guidance on the management procedures necessary to minimize exposure.
Course: P403 - Asbestos Fibre Counting
Description: This course provides theoretical and practical knowledge in the techniques of fibre counting of asbestos air samples using phase contrast microscopy (PCM). In conjunction with the P404 - Air sampling and clearance testing for asbestos.
Course: P404 - Air sampling of asbestos and MMMF and requirements for a certificate of reoccupation following clear
Description: This course provides theoretical and practical knowledge in the techniques of air sampling and clearance testing of asbestos. In conjunction with the P403 - Asbestos fibre counting.
Course: P405 - Management of Asbestos in Buildings
Description: This course will provide the delegate with practical knowledge and skills to be able to manage asbestos in buildings and give a knowledge base to audit asbestos removal projects.
Course: P406 - Supervision and Management of the Safe Removal and Disposal of Asbestos
Description: This course is aimed at supervisors and those managing the removal of or working with asbestos. It will provide the practical knowledge and skills to enable the delegate to act as a supervisory license holder.
Course: S301 - Asbestos and Other Fibres
Description: This course enhances the delegate's knowledge of occupational hygiene practice in relation to fibrous dusts. The course mainly concentrates on asbestos, but other fibres are covered. On completion of this module there will be benefit to those working in asbestos consultancy, as well as main stream occupational hygiene, giving an understanding of the health risks associated with asbestos and other fibres.
RSPH Modules (Royal Society for Public Health)
This qualification is designed for those who may be exposed to asbestos within their working environment and require a simple overview of the risks. Regulations requires employers to ensure that their employees receive adequate information, instruction and training relating to the risks due to asbestos if they are liable to be exposed to this material.
The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety for Asbestos Removal is a qualification that covers the principles of health and safety for workers in the asbestos industry who are, or will be, involved in the removal of asbestos.
The Level 2 Certificate in Asbestos Removal for Operatives is a qualification that covers the theory and practice of asbestos removal for workers in the asbestos industry.
This qualification is aimed at surveyors and similar specialists who will be required by their clients to inspect buildings for the presence of asbestos and to advise on how to manage any asbestos found in the building
The Level 3 Certificate in Asbestos Removal for Supervisors is a qualification that covers the theory and practice of the supervision of asbestos removal for workers in the asbestos industry who are, or intend to become, supervisors of asbestos removers.
The Level 4 Certificate in Asbestos Removal for Contract Managers is a qualification that covers the management of staff involved in asbestos removal and the management of sites at which asbestos removal is taking place