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Asbestos Awareness

This eLearning course is designed for anyone who may disturb asbestos in their everyday work or who works in a building where asbestos could be present.



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Course Description

What’s It About?

Asbestos is an extremely hazardous substance that can cause serious ill-health to anyone who disturbs or damages it.

This Asbestos Awareness eLearning course is designed to ensure that anyone who may come into contact with asbestos knows what asbestos is and where it can be found. They will also understand the dangers of asbestos and how to protect themselves from accidental exposure.

Anyone undertaking this Asbestos Awareness eLearning course will gain the knowledge and skills required to work safely with asbestos, ensuring that they, and others, remain safe.

Who’s It For?

This online Asbestos Awareness eLearning course is aimed at anyone who could disturb asbestos whilst carrying out their everyday work.

What Does It Cover?

  • What asbestos is
  • Where it can be found
  • Asbestos-related death
  • Health implications of asbestos exposure
  • Working with asbestos
  • Preventing accidental asbestos exposure

How Long Does It Take?

This Asbestos Awareness eLearning course will typically take 1 – 2 hours to complete. However, as this Asbestos Awareness eLearning training is hosted online, candidates can complete one module at a time at a pace to suit them.

Who Is It Accredited By?

The Asbestos Awareness eLearning course is accredited by Highfield Qualifications, one of the leading providers of regulated health and safety qualifications.

How Does It Work?

Our eLearning programmes are available on multiple platforms such as tablets, PCs, Macs and laptops. All you need is an Internet connection. Candidates log on to the Learner Management System and work their way through the course. Included in the course are scenarios that provide them with real-life context.

Our courses simplify even the most complex subjects through media and content-rich exercises that motivate and engage candidates. The key elements of our eLearning courses are:

  • interactive exercises and gaming
  • media-rich content
  • interactive 3D scenarios
  • content provided by market-leading experts
  • relevant photography and illustrations
  • multi-generational content and style

How’s It Assessed?

The Asbestos Awareness eLearning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions at the end of the course. Candidates must score 100% to pass.

If the candidate does not achieve 100% the first time, they will be taken back to review the module they have struggled with. They can then retry the multiple-choice questions as many times as necessary to pass the course.

They will receive an electronic copy of your certificate immediately upon completion of the course. This certificate may be printed and used as evidence that you have been trained in asbestos awareness.

Please Note

This online Asbestos Awareness eLearning course alone does not provide a qualification.