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Asbestos Removal Supervisor

 Supervise Asbestos Removal Training Course

All persons conducting a business in asbestos removal requires an Asbestos Removal Supervisor.

  • Class A – Friable – Supervisor needs to be onsite
  • Class B – Non Friable – Supervisor needs to be available within 20 minutes

The Asbestos Removal Supervisor’s name must be registered with WorkCover NSW on your license. These people are known as the nominated supervisor and are the only people allowed to supervise work on your license.

Please print the code of practice for pre reading Code of Practice Safely Remove Asbestos

Training Materials

The following materials ARE included in the cost of your course:

  • Removal of Asbestos Code of Practice
  • SWMS, Site Plan, ARCP & Removal Protocols
  • Removal of Asbestos WorkCover Documents
  • Set of disposable coveralls, P2 mask, safety glasses & gloves (no extra charge)
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits at our training site

Accreditation

The national unit of competency issued for this training is:

CPCCBC4051A Supervise Asbestos Removal

The “Statement of Attainment” is issued by RTO Safety Training RTO#40992

Pre-requisites

  1. All attendees must hold and present on the day of training a CONSTRUCTION INDUCTION CARD issued after September 2009, which indicates you have completed training in the national unit of competency “CPCCOHS1001A – Work safely in the construction industry” which is a prerequisite to asbestos training.
  2. Hold either a Statement of Attainment in CPCCDE3014A Remove non friable asbestos or CPCCDE3015A Remove friable asbestos and present on the day of training
  3. Code of Practice Remove Asbestos please download and read prior to attending.. this is your bible.

Course Duration

The programme is conducted over one day, starting at 8.30am and finishing at 3pm

Course Cost

The cost of this course is $425 GST FREE

Asbestos Exposure

At no time during training will anyone be exposed to asbestos.

WorkCover Requirements

Experience required for a class A asbestos removal licence

Each nominated supervisor and, if the individual applicant is also the supervisor, then the applicant must have at least three years relevant industry experience in the removal of friable asbestos. (Clauses 493(1)(d) and 493(2) of the WHS Regulation).

WorkCover requires such experience to be demonstrated by submitting, with the application form, a description of the work undertaken over a three year period (at least) which is supported by references relevant to the three year period. For example, references from employers/licence holders or supervisors who are nominated supervisors for friable asbestos licence holders. Only required for new applications.

Competencies required for class A asbestos removal licence

Each nominated supervisor and, if the applicant is also the supervisor, then the applicant must submit, with their application form, a copy of the certification that evidences the successful completion of the vocational education and training (VET) course for supervise asbestos removal – CPCCBC4051A. Only required for new applications.

(Clauses 493(1)(c) and 494(2) of the WHS Regulation).

Experience required for a class B asbestos removal licence

Each nominated supervisor and, if the individual applicant is also the supervisor, then the applicant must have at least 12 months industry experience in the removal of non-friable asbestos. (Clauses 494(1)(d) and 494(2) of the WHS Regulation.

WorkCover requires experience to be demonstrated by submitting, with the application form, a description of the work undertaken over a 12 month period (at least) which is supported by references relevant to the 12 month period. For example, references from the employer/licence holder or supervisors who are nominated supervisor for non-friable asbestos work. Only required for new applications.

Competencies required for a class B asbestos removal licence

Each nominated supervisor and, if the individual applicant is also the supervisor, then the applicant must submit, with their application form, a copy of the certification that evidences the successful completion of the VET course for supervise asbestos removal – CPCCBC4051A. (Clauses(1)(c) and 494(2) of the WHS Regulation).

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