Duty to Manage


Asbestos Duty to Manage Reg 4 / Compliance

Course Brief

You will find this course invaluable in giving you staff the tools to enable your business to carry out its duties in respect of asbestos legislation and compliance. Principal contractors and local government departments are becoming aware that many of their subcontractors are not fully aware of the implications of possible prosecution due to lack of asbestos management within their businesses; this course will help to reassure both you and your clients.

Your organisation needs to manage asbestos to ensure the safety of all affected by your works. This course will show you how to do this in a practical way to reassure all concerned.

As a former compliance officer for one of the top five construction companies in the UK, Dean Platt delivers bespoke courses to the building maintenance and construction sector, as well as local authorities. The vast majority of incidents and exposures occur due of the lack of understanding at senior level.

The target audience would be supervisors, managers, and directors of contractors that deliver a service to principal contractors, local authorities, and those who have responsibilities to manage refurbishment works in buildings.

The course includes asbestos awareness, but focuses on compliance and how to minimise the effect asbestos as on your business. Feedback is always positive from the attendees as they feel the information within the course with help to minimise the possibility of prosecution and promote their business as one which places asbestos compliance high on their agenda.

The course duration is between three and four hours and you’ll cover:

  • Introduction to Asbestos
  • Awareness and Training Requirements for Staff and Contractors
  • HSG264: The Surveyors Guide
  • Understanding Asbestos Surveys
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Asbestos Legislation
  • Surveyor Training and Accreditation
  • Survey Planning
  • Managing Asbestos in Buildings

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