P405 – MANAGEMENT OF ASBESTOS IN BUILDINGS
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The course is primarily aimed at those who will be in charge of asbestos removal duty on site: duty holders and asbestos managers, although newly-qualified architects would also benefit.
Candidates for this course are expected to be aware of the contents of The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 and in particular Regulation 4 and the supporting Approved Code of Practice and guidance L143 Managing and Working with Asbestos.
To provide candidates with practical knowledge and skills to manage asbestos in buildings and to provide a basic knowledge of asbestos removal procedures.
The syllabus is structured into five sections:
- Legislation – 20%
- Management of Asbestos in Buildings – 30%
- Asbestos Remediation – 20%
- Role of Laboratory/Analysts – 5%
- Practical Work – 25%
Candidates who pass both examinations within 12 months will be awarded a Proficiency Certificate in Management of Asbestos in Buildings.