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Basic Health & Safety and Asbestos Awareness

Crestmoor Training can provide the below courses at our Wincanton venue or across the South West at your site.

Basic Health & Safety and Asbestos Awareness

Crestmoor Training

Morning Session (times typically from 08.30am till 12.30pm)

This qualification is designed for learners working in, or aspiring to work in, the construction industry. It will give learners the knowledge to undertake their jobs safely. This qualification covers common hazards and risks in a construction environment, safe manual handling practices, working safely at height and working safely around plant and machinery. It also covers the importance of effective teamwork and communication in ensuring safe working practices are followed in the construction industry.


At the end of the course you will know:

  • Legislation
  • Health, Safety, Welfare
  • The workplace and workplace equipment
  • Risk assessment
  • Manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Ergonomics and workstation design
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Noise and vibration

Afternoon Session (times typically from 13.00pm till 17.00pm)

Asbestos Awareness

The Asbestos Awareness course gives you, whether a manager or an employee the confidence to manage the risks associated with asbestos. The course will highlight where asbestos can be found and the precautions and procedures to act upon finding asbestos present.


At the end of the course you will know:

  • What asbestos is
  • Asbestos related diseases
  • How asbestos kills people
  • Legislation for asbestos
  • Surveys and reports
  • Where you can find asbestos
  • Precautions and procedures to take if asbestos is present

Duration

1 Day