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Training Course Portfolio

Training Course Portfolio

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Every employer must make sure that anyone who is liable to disturb asbestos during their normal work, or who supervises those employees, gets the correct level of information, instruction and training so that they can work safely and competently without risk to themselves or others.

There are three main levels of information, instruction and training. These relate to:

Attending a training course on its own will not make a worker competent. Competence is developed over time by implementing and consolidating skills learnt during training, on-the-job learning, instruction and assessment.

It is important that the level of information, instruction and training is appropriate for the work and the roles undertaken by each worker (and supervisor). Using a training needs analysis (TNA) will help to identify what topics should be covered to ensure workers have the right level of competence to avoid putting themselves or others at risk.

UKATA Webinars in Collaboration with SMAS Worksafe

UKATA Chair, Graham O'Mahony and UKATA Director, Professor Roger Willey will be delivering two webinars titled 'Asbestos: Duty to Manage' and 'Asbestos in Soils' respecti
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DAST Asbestos: Real & Present Danger Conference - 27 November 2020

On Friday 27 November between 9:30am - 12:30pm on Zoom, Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team (DAST), Yorkshire and Humberside Victims Support Group (SARAG) and Asbestos Suppo
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HSE Weekly Digest: the Latest News, Information and Guidance from HSE

This bulletin has been provided to us by the HSE.This week's digest contains links to COVID-19 guidance and information.For all the latest updates visit our website.COVID
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Building contractor fined for asbestos failings at a domestic property construction project

A company has been fined for failing to complete the correct asbestos survey at a domestic construction project.Salisbury Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 18 October 2017
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