Asbestos products are found in many areas in the home and other structures. This material is used in the production of roofs, gutters, downpipes, barge caps, gable ends, imitation brick and exterior sheeting on the walls. Like any heavily advantageous and profitable substances and elements, Asbestos also has its dark side.
Asbestos was been a popular building material for many decades, and asbestos products are found in many areas in offices, Â homes and other structures. ItÂ is used in the production of a huge variety of materials, including roofs, gutters, downpipes, barge caps, gable ends, imitation brick and exterior sheeting on the walls. Like any heavily advantageous and profitable substances and elements, Asbestos also has its dark side.
Throughout the history, Asbestos has been deemed as the Evil Dust. The material poses health and safety threats through itsÂ popular useÂ inÂ construction works. It was widely used as a building material due to it’sÂ lasting, fire-resistant, and good insulation qualities. Nonetheless, due to hazardous side effects, it is now banned from useÂ in manyÂ parts of the globe.
This course discusses the areas of asbestos awareness for anyone who might possiblyÂ get near toÂ asbestos-containing materials in their work.
In theÂ main, these would be the:
- Other jobs related to building structures and building maintenance jobs.
The course consists of 4 modules where you will be asked questions atÂ the end to test and prove to yourself that you learned and thoroughlyÂ understood the content. As we appreciate that few people take everything in in one, go, you can view the modules as often as you require, but willÂ have onlyÂ 3 attempts to achieve the pass rate – which, unlike other courses,Â isÂ oneÂ hundred percent.
|Properties and Risks of Asbestos Exposure
|Different Types of Asbestos
|Avoiding the Risks from Asbestos
|An Outline of Asbestos Legislation
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