Asbestos is a dangerous substance. Because of its extensive use, it can be found in buildings that were constructed or renovated right up until the year 2000. The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 requires that anyone who might come into contact with asbestos should have taken an asbestos awareness access course.

Who Is It For?

Anyone who is working in the building industry should have an awareness of asbestos. If there is any chance of a person being exposed, then they should undertake this training. Our course is accessible and requires no prior knowledge, so it is suitable for anyone.

What You Will Learn

Once you have complete the course, you will gain a full set of skills. You will be able to identify all six types of asbestos that were in everyday use in the UK. As well as identifying them on sight, you will also be able to suggest locations where they might be found.

Our course takes time to cover the legal responsibilities of both employers and duty holders. This ensures that you know who should be doing what.

By the end of the course you will know why asbestos is dangerous and the effects it can have on the body. Most importantly, you will learn how to protect yourself and minimise the risks of being exposed.


  • IIRSM (International Institute of Risk and Safety Management) approved course

The ensures that your accreditation is widely recognised and valued. You will also be eligible for discounted membership in IIRSM if you are interested.

  • Certificate of completion
  • Online training course – you can complete the course in a time and location that suits you.

Book Your Asbestos Awareness Access Course Today

Getting started on our Asbestos awareness access course is quick and easy. All you need to do is select your course, pay and then you’ll be ready to go. Once you complete the course, you will receive your certificate, either by email or delivered to your door.