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01/11/2018 13:00 - 16:30
This course is designed for those with building management responsibilities such as Headteachers, School Business Managers etc., as well as staff whose roles may bring them into contact with asbestos-containing materials; for example, site controllers or IT staff.
Staff with building management responsibilities, i.e. those with control of all maintenance activity and contractors working on site. Headteachers must attend unless this area of responsibility has been delegated to a member of their staff, for example, the site controller, building or business manager, or senior leadership team member with responsibility for this area. Also staff whose roles may bring them into contact with asbestos-containing materials, e.g. site controllers, IT technicians and other technicians. It is recommended that this training is refreshed at two-yearly intervals.
- understanding the different types of asbestos
- learning about the potential dangers of asbestos
- awareness of regulations around asbestos
- awareness of where asbestos is likely to be found
- understanding why we manage asbestos
- understanding who is most likely to disturb asbestos
WBC Civic Offices
Vending machines are available for hot and cold drinks. The Paddocks car park is closed, so parking is either at Elms Rd car park or the Carnival Pool car park. To reach the WBC offices from the car parks, walk up Elms Rd, go through the alleyway at the top, turn left and walk down to the Shute End offices.
WBC schools £75, non-WBC schools £90.