MaxSafe offer this course to anyone who might be exposed to asbestos during alternations or refurbishment to a building.  Ideal for those working in building management, construction, facilities, and contracting . Asbestos awareness training is also a good introduction for tradesmen and those working in contractor management

Asbestos is well known as the ‘Hidden Killer’, prolonged exposure can lead to many life threatening illnesses and conditions.  This training is designed to raise awareness and to explain the risks associated with asbestos and how to avoid them.

This course is delivered over a ½ day through a combination of classroom teaching, practical exercises, discussion and PowerPoint presentation.

Who is this for?

This course is intended for anyone who may be exposed to asbestos through the course of their work activities. Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.  We recommend this course is refreshed at least every 3 years.

Course Content

  • Introduction to asbestos and types
  • Health effects from asbestos
  • Likely places asbestos can be found
  • When asbestos is a danger
  • Non licensed and licensed differences
  • Limitations of working with asbestos
  • Current legislation governing removal and risk assessment
  • Reporting procedures when asbestos is discovered


½ day (This course can be delivered as a morning session (09:00-12:00) or an afternoon session (13:00 – 16:00).


Delegates who successfully complete this course will receive an in-house MaxSafe certificate. There is no formal assessment for this course.

Contact Us

Call 0141 562 9125 today for more training course information and availability, or get in touch by email