Who Needs Training

Who Needs Asbestos Awareness Training?

What the 2012 CAR Regulations says:


Examples of those affected are listed below. There will be other occupations where asbestos may be disturbed in addition to those listed:

General maintenance workers
Painters and decorators
Construction workers
Shop fitters
Gas fitters
Heating and ventilation engineers
Demolition workers
Telecommunication engineers
Fire/burglar alarm installers
Computer and data installers
ArchitectsBuilding surveyors



The above are only examples of those requiring Asbestos Awareness Training, anyone who may come across asbestos as part of there work must have Asbestos Awareness Training, if you drill a hole in a wall you may come across asbestos so this certainly covers all building trades.


It also covers those in charge of people who may come across asbestos.