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Working with ACM’s (Unlicensed works to HSG 210)

Duration:1 day




The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 include the requirement for training employees who work or disturb asbestos, referred to as non-licensable asbestos work or minor works. Persons requiring this type of training would include those whose work will knowingly disturb ACMs, such as plumbers, carpenters, electricians, maintenance and demolition workers;

Topics covered include:

  • Asbestos type’s, risks and properties
  • The health effects of asbestos
  • Uses and risks of ACM’s in buildings
  • Emergency procedures (EM1)
  • Use and selection of the correct PPE and RPE (EM6)
  • Control measures used on site for dust suppression (EM5)
  • Cleaning down the work area (EM7)
  • Correct waste handling on site (EM9)
  • Decontamination (EM8)