Tradies Can't Pick Asbestos

5 Apr 2018

ASBESTOS AWARENESS

An article in the Herald Sun Sunday newspaper highlights that three in four tradies admit they find it difficult to identify asbestos! In fact only 17% of electricians had received any training in relation to asbestos. 

Why risk your health & work without knowledge when Identifibre has a fantastic asbestos awareness training course that can be adapted to meet your specific requirements, it can be held onsite or in our state of the art training room in Oakleigh. 

Who is the course useful for?

With asbestos present in many Australian buildings, it is important for a wide range of individuals to undertake some form of asbestos awareness course. From construction workers to plumbers to property managers.

The course includes:

•    Overview of asbestos materials
•    Detailed information on asbestos containing materials
•    Information on where asbestos is commonly located
•    Worksafe requirements & legislation
•    Employer obligations
•    Managing asbestos in the workplace

 

For more information please do not hesiate to contact us on 03 9563 2957 or contact@identifibre.com.au

 

What Should You Do If You've Been Exposed To Asbestos?

What Should You Do If You've Been Exposed To Asbestos?

29 March, 2019

More often than not, asbestos is often thought of as a thing of the past. And while it has been banned in Australia... Read More

5 Surprising Facts About Asbestos

5 Surprising Facts About Asbestos

11 January, 2019

Asbestos was a popular building material back in the day. It was used extensively due to its affordability and... Read More

What To Know About Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure

What To Know About Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure

18 December, 2018

When you hear the word mesothelioma, the first thing that probably comes to mind is asbestos. Chances are, you've... Read More

Information for those arranging an asbestos assessment

Information for those arranging an asbestos assessment

16 October, 2018

The asbestos safety and eradication agency have created a handy brochure on information for arranging an asbestos... Read More