Anyone planning to remove 10m2 or less of non-friable material containing asbestos, does not require an asbestos removal licence or certificate. However safety precautions still need to be taken to minimise asbestos fibres getting into the air, and are strongly recommended to undertake this awareness course. .
You will be presented with a statement of attendance at the successful completion of this course (business card sized for handy storage). This will be your proof of training.
- Controlling exposure to asbestos
- Minimizing the risk of exposure from asbestos fibers
- Personal protective equipment
WHY STUDY WITH AXIOM?
Australasian College of Technical Education has helped thousands of students complete various certificate and diploma level courses. We believe in a high standard of training to produce some of Australia’s best participants.
We offer class, correspondence and online courses to help students find the best option to match their circumstances. Our classes are held by qualified and experienced trainers who use their knowledge and life experience to help their students succeed.
Our Student Support Center provides assistance via email, phone and through our online Facebook study groups to students studying via correspondence or online.
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MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Bonded asbestos materials include asbestos cement sheeting, often called fibro, used in many Queensland buildings built before 1990. The sheeting was used for roofing and cladding, and can often be found as backing boards in wet areas like kitchens and bathrooms.
IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?
You are a home renovator or handyman and are working on your own property and wish to remove LESS THAN 10sq metres.
You are a tradesman, labourer working at a commercial activity (getting paid for your service) and removing LESS THAN 10sq metres.
For those requiring to remove MORE THAN 10sq metres at a commercial activity as well as homeowners and members of the general public wishing to undertake DIY removal must have the new competency and complete the 1 day training course.
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS COURSE?
Tradespeople or business operators removing more than 10m2 of non-friable asbestos from any location can only carry out this work under the authority of a class B or class A asbestos removal licence issued by Workplace Health and Safety Queensland.
Anyone planning to remove 10m2 or less of non-friable material containing asbestos, does not require an asbestos removal licence or certificate. However safety precautions still need to be taken to minimise asbestos fibres getting into the air, and are strongly recommended to undertake this awareness course.
For more information on legislation and licensing please visit the Government website https://www.worksafe.qld.gov.au/injury-prevention-safety/asbestos/asbestos-removal-and-licensing/training-requirements