What is it?

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.

This course is usually delivered over one day, and assessment is by a multiple-choice examination consisting of 15 questions to be answered in 20 minutes. 

This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.

Who is it for?

This qualification is designed for those who may be exposed to asbestos within their working environment and require a simple overview of the risks. 

Holders of this qualification will be able to explain the effects of asbestos on the health of individuals, the types of material likely to contain asbestos, the location of these materials within buildings, and procedures for minimising the risk of asbestos fibre release.

How do I apply?

For learners: see below for your nearest centre. Centres are listed alphabetically - to find the centre nearest to you, please use the location finder.

For current centres: if you are interested in delivering this qualification, please visit the Centre Area and register your interest. 

How do I become an RSPH-approved centre?
If you’re planning to deliver one of our qualifications, you will need to become a RSPH registered centre.

To become an approved centre and to gain qualification approval, please visit our Become a centre page.

Centres offering this qualification

9 centres offering this qualification

All distance

85 St. Ann's Road, London, London, N15 6NJ
Tel: 020 8802 8488, Website: http://www.train2workacademy.org

3rd Floor Shaftesbury House , 49-51 Uxbridge Rd, Ealing, London, W5 5SA
Tel: 07926 257680, Email: [email protected]

Glenroyd House, Medomsley Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 5HL
Tel: 07967 299102, Email: [email protected], Website: http://www.coolblueconsultancy.co.uk

Examinations Team, Monkswood Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 1LA
Tel: 01462 650261, Website: https://www.nhc.ac.uk/

2 Browns Road, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 4NS
Tel: 01604 878 190, Website: https://www.ensafe.co.uk/

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Ofqual reference number: 603/0922/2