This course provides an introduction and awareness of asbestos and will help learners to develop an understanding of the history of asbestos, different types of asbestos, uses of asbestos and how to identify its location, the risks of asbestos exposure, who is at risk from asbestos and why, current asbestos Health and Safety legislation compliance, a plan for managing asbestos in an educational setting and where to go for further information or help.

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