Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises – Buxton (HSL), 19 October 2015

Date and location

19 October 2015, Health and Safety Laboratory, Harpur Hill, Buxton,
Derbyshire, SK17 9JN

Course overview

This one-day course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR 2012). It also applies to the management of domestic premises.

The course will cover:

  • The health effects of asbestos
  • Dutyholders and their responsibilities
  • Asbestos legislation and guidance
  • The extent of asbestos-containing materials in buildings
  • Commissioning and understanding asbestos surveys
  • Assessing risks and formulating a management plan
  • Managing minor work with asbestos
  • Commissioning and scrutinising asbestos removal firms
  • Communication plans for asbestos management

Who should attend?

Anyone with duties under Regulation 4 of CAR 2012 – Management of Asbestos in Non-Domestic Premises. People have duties if they are responsible for repair or maintenance of non-domestic premises or access to them. This can include employers, self-employed people and building owners. The course is also suitable for landlords with similar responsibilities for managing risks from asbestos in rented domestic premises.

Information and booking

A full programme and online booking form can be found on the Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises course page. Alternatively, you can email HSL Training or call 01298 218806.

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