10675NAT Asbestos Awareness Training for ACT - Course Dates

10675NAT Asbestos Awareness Training for ACT

 

The Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 requires that a person conducting a business or undertaking must ensure that all of their workers who they reasonably believe will work with asbestos or asbestos containing materials attend face-to-face training in 10675NAT – Course in asbestos awareness. These workers include construction workers as well as a number of other workers in occupations declared by the Minister.

This training provides the participants with the knowledge to identify and understand the dangers of asbestos, an awareness of its possible locations in the work place and the procedures followed if asbestos is detected or assumed.

Who is required to do this training?

All workers who work in the occupations listed in the Minister’s declaration of occupations, regardless of how long they have worked in the job, their level of seniority, their qualifications and regardless of whether they are licensed or an apprentice are required to complete training.

The list of occupations listed by the Minister can be found https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/3093/~/asbestos-awareness-training#!tabs-2

There are no course pre-requisite training required.

Course Format

This is a 4 hour classroom based face to face training programme.  During this programme participants will be made aware of what asbestos is, where it could be found, what effects it can have on their long term health and what to do if asbestos is located.

Accreditation

All succesful participants training at Guildford Centre will receive at the end of training a Statement of Attainment and a plastic card showing their name, and that they have successfully completed the required training as per qualification  “Asbestos Awareness 10675NAT”.  If we are training on site, the accreditation documentation will be forwarded to you or your employer in the next five working days after the course completion.

The unit of competency issued under qualification 10675NAT is ASBIRA001A – Identify and report asbestos containing materials.

We are accredited to provide this training in all states of Australia.  So if you need this training, and you are not in Sydney, no worries, please call and we will quote to come to you.

English

The programme is delivered and assessed in English.  Participants are required to understand both written and spoken English to a basic level to complete this course. If you are unable to read and write in the English language the professional services of an accredited translator are required (cost at participants expense).  If you attend the training and trainer assesses that you are unable to understand the training as presented, due to a lack of comptence in English, then you will be asked to return on another date with an interpreter.  

Cost of Training

The cost for this training is $220 GST FREE per person on public programmed courses at Guildford Training Centre.

Groups consist of 10 – 15 people.

Group of up to ten at our facility is $1500 GST FREE + $150 GST FREE pp from eleven to fifteen.

Groups of up to ten at your facility in Sydney is $1800 GST FREE + $150 GST FREE pp from eleven to fifteen.

Groups of up to ten at your facility outside of Sydney are the above cost + travel to from site at $185 + GST per hour and accommodation.  (airfares at cost if required + hire car).