Silica shutterstock_1164928483.jpg

Management of RCS & Other Construction Dusts

Management of RCS & Other Construction Dusts

Introduction

This syllabus sets out the guidance issued by UKATA for the provision of Management of RCS & Other Construction Dusts training based on current HSE policy and as contained within the Health and Safety at Work, etc Act 1974 (HSW Act), the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 (MHSWR) and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) (as amended).

This document provides the syllabus for the training along with guidance on the minimum content of all courses. Trainers can offer bespoke or tailored training for the remainder of any training session, but the core content must be adhered to.

This training is required to be given to employees whose work could foreseeably expose them to Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) and other construction dust.

Occupational Relevance

Supervisors and trades personnel, including trainees such as but not limited to: kitchen fitters, general maintenance staff, electricians, plumbers, gas fitters, painters and decorators, joiners, roofers, plasterers, heating and ventilation engineers, demolition workers, construction workers, architects, building surveyors, refractory production and cutting operatives/technicians, slate mining and slate processing workers, open cast mining workers, coal mining, quarry workers, stone manufacture workers, concrete manufacture workers, ceramic manufacture workers, glass manufacture workers, brick and tile manufacture workers, foundry workers, abrasive blasting workers, building and energy surveyors.

Duration

Minimum of 3.5 learning hours

Downloads

Management of RCS & Other Construction Dusts Syllabus


UKATA Trainer - Sanctus Training Ltd

The following vacancy is being offered by UKATA member Sanctus Training LtdSanctus Training Ltd, a leading Heath & Safety training provider, has an opportunity for a trai
Read More →

Asbestos Quality Checker/Report Verifier - Home Based - Bradley Environmental Consultants Ltd

The following vacancy is being offered by UKATA member Bradley Environmental Consultants LtdDue to an increasing workload Bradley Environmental Consultants Ltd are curren
Read More →

UKATA Gains First International Industry Associate

UKATA is delighted to welcome its first international industry associate, BCL Invent.Based in France, BCL are a gels manufacturer and designer of innovative solutions for
Read More →

School and Contractor Fined for Unsafe Removal of Asbestos

A school and its maintenance contractor have been fined after workers disturbed asbestos at the school while installing a new heating system.Peterlee Magistrates’ Court h
Read More →