IATP Asbestos Awareness

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What is IATP Asbestos Awareness Training?

The objective of the IATP Asbestos Awareness training course is to make trainees aware of the dangers of asbestos and what to do if they accidentally come into contact with asbestos.

This online IATP Asbestos Awareness course helps meet the legal requirements under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 which requires businesses and their employers to provide vital training to their staff. Adequate awareness training helps meet industry standards and meet compliance.

    About IATP Asbestos Awareness

    Our IATP Asbestos Awareness training course is designed for anyone who might come into contact with asbestos during their normal work activities.
    The key purpose of this course is to provide adequate knowledge, skill and competence to the trainees to work safely on the work premises.

    Why Is IATP Asbestos Awareness Important?

    Asbestos can be found in any building built before 2000 and causes around 5000 deaths annually. The Control of Asbestos Regulation 2012 requires anyone likely to be exposed to or disturb asbestos at work to undertake asbestos training.
    Employers and their staff must be able to identify asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) and have practical measures in place to protect themselves and others.
    And adequate IATP asbestos training is ideal to train, equip and educate the staff to work competently.

    Why Choose IATP Asbestos Awareness Training with Human Focus?

    • Study any time & in bite-size sessions
    • Less costly than a classroom training
    • Excellent trainee support
    • Ensures compliance with the relative Control of Asbestos Legislation
    • Enhances safety culture within the whole organisation

    What's Included in the IATP Asbestos Awareness Course?

    • Comprehensive yet concise explanation
    • Certificate on completion
    • Simple login & user access
    • The latest industry best practice

    Delivery Method

    Online / E-learning

    Course Duration

    4 Hours

    Learning Outcomes

    • Identify the types & uses of asbestos
    • Identify the health risks of asbestos fibres
    • Identify the roles & responsibilities of both employers & employees
    • Analyse the pre-work assessment
    • Identify the emergency procedures in case of disturbing asbestos-containing materials (ACMs)

    Course Content

    This online IATP Asbestos Awareness course contains the following sections:

    Module 1 – Uses of Asbestos & Likely Locations of ACMs

    What Is Asbestos?
    The History of Asbestos
    Types of Asbestos

    Module 2 – The Risks of Asbestos

    Uses of Asbestos
    Where You Might Find Asbestos

    Module 3 – Entry Routes & Health Effects

    How Asbestos Affects Your Health
    Risks of Asbestos Fibre Release
    Who Is at Risk?

    Module 4 – Asbestos Legislation

    Asbestos-related Legislation
    Role and Responsibilities
    Asbestos Surveys

    Module 5 – Emergency Procedures

    Pre-work Assessment
    Emergency Procedures – What to Do if You Accidentally Disturb ACMs


    At the end of the online IATP Asbestos Awareness course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.

    The end of course test is:

    • 100% online
    • Multiple choice
    • A score of 80% is required to pass the test.


    The downloadable printable certificate is approved by IATP and will be issued instantly on course completion.

    The IATP Asbestos Awareness training certificate includes the trainee’s name, company name, course name, date of completion, expiry date and the name of the approval body.

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    For short courses a completion certificate is available at the end of the course. You can screenshot this or print it out to confirm completion of the training.

    For accredited courses a certificate will be sent directly to you from the appropriate awarding body.

    All you need to complete our e-learning courses is a computer, tablet or smartphone and an internet connection.

    E-learning is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning you can progress through the modules at your own pace, at your own time to fit the training in around your work and personal life.

    Short online courses also help employers to demonstrate that they have fulfilled their legal duties to ensure their personnel have been adequately trained.

    Once the courses have been completed, a confirmation of results can be saved or printed as evidence. This can then be kept on record as evidence of suitable training.

    • Learning management system that delivers training on laptop, PC or mobile app
    • Automatically track all learning via online competency matrix
    • Combine all records in one place – upload offline certificates
    • Share training records via QR code training passport

    You will instantly receive a confirmation email with your order details and your course login details will follow within one business working day.

    Please note that course bookings can not be processed outside of normal working hours, over weekends or on bank holidays and will be processed the next business working day.

    Step 1

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    Step 2

    Once you have paid for your course(s), you will receive an email from our team advising how to begin your training.

    Step 3

    You will be provided with a username and password which will enable you to access the e-learning portal. Login to start your course, once you have completed and passed the course, you will be able to download and print your certificate straight away.

    Human Focus is a global leader in skilled behaviour change in the workplace.

    We assist clients in achieving world-class business performance by helping to build skills and change habits that keep workers safer, healthier and more productive.

    We were founded in 1992 and have grown over our 30 years of service to form close working partnerships with leading health and safety organisations, insurance companies and trade associations.

    Envico is working in partnership with Human Focus offering e-learning and is not accredited by or associated with any examination bodies, awarding bodies, institutions or organisations in any way whatsoever.