The training is also useful for anyone requiring a better understanding of the basic elements of asbestos in buildings and is a good “stepping stone” to more in-depth courses. Asbestos Awareness course content is governed by Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 and includes the following elements:

  • Properties of asbestos and its effects on health, including the increased risk of lung cancer for asbestos workers who smoke;
  • Types, uses and likely occurrence of asbestos and ACMs in buildings and plant;
  • General procedures to be followed to deal with an emergency, e.g. uncontrolled release of asbestos dust into the workplace
  • How to avoid the risks from asbestos


A short assessment of 15 questions is included with a pass mark of 80% required to successfully complete the course.

Course Length and Certificates

The UKATA Asbestos Awareness e-learning module will take approximately 120 minutes to complete. On successful completion of the course, delegates are supplied with a UKATA Certificate for Asbestos Awareness (Category A).

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Browser requirements

To complete the courses, users will require a browser with the Adobe Flash plug-in. We recommend the following desktop environment:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 or above (IE 6 and above is supported)
  • Browsers must be set to support JavaScript and must have plug-ins enabled (default settings)
  • Macromedia Flash player latest version (we support version 6 and above)
  • A sound card / audio ability
  • To promote an appropriate learning environment this course will only run on a desktop or laptop computer

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Course Fee:
10 30.00
11 + 27.00
21 + 24.00
51 + 15.00


Discount code : TFSQ38YFRC