Asbestos Removal - Class B

Key Information

Duration: 2 Days (16 Hours)

Maximum Attendees: 8

Training available nationwide at one of our centres, or your own workplace

Price (excl GST)

$790 Per Person

Price (excl GST)

$5530 Company Booking

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Under the Health and Safety at Work (Asbestos) Regulations 2016, a PCBU (a company, sole trader, or self-employed person) is required to have an Asbestos Removal Licence issued by WorkSafe to legally remove more than 10m2 of non-friable asbestos (Class B).

NZQA accredited training is a prerequisite of the new licensing system for all workers and supervisors.
This interactive course is designed for anyone working on a site likely to contain Asbestos, or anyone who may be required to sample or remove any amount of Non-Friable Asbestos or Asbestos Containing Material (ACM). This includes builders, electricians, plumbers, drain layers and other trades.

In accordance with the requirements to maintain Consent to Assess for the unit standards taught on this course, Safety ‘n Action had this course pre moderated and approved by our standard setting body, The Skills Organistaion.

  • Unit Standards - AA CB (Click to see more detail)

    Unit

    Level

    Credit

    Description

    2138

     

    2

    1

    Demonstrate knowledge of asbestos and safety procedures

    29765

    4

    3

    Remove non-friable asbestos

     

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Identification of Asbestos and ACM
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of the associated health risks
  3. Interpret relevant legislation and new asbestos licencing rules
  4. Select and use appropriate Personal and Respiratory Protective Equipment
  5. Take samples safely for laboratory analysis
  6. Follow safe removal procedures for non-friable asbestos and ACM
  7. Understand requirements for containment and safe disposal of asbestos
  8. Conduct personal decontamination procedures

Prerequisites:

  1. White card (Australia) or SiteSafe (NZ) OR Demonstration of equivalent knowledge and skills in Health & Safety – industry/trades

Entry Criteria:

  1. All students are required to have a level of written and oral English equivalent to NCEA level 1 (year 11) or IELTS 5.5 or higher, to be eligible to attend our courses. The person responsible for making bookings or authorising attendance on the course must agree to these Terms and Conditions prior to acceptance of their student(s) onto the course. Where a student does not meet our English language requirement a reader/writer must be supplied by the student or the person responsible for authorising the student’s attendance. The reader/writer cannot be another student attending the same course.

 

“Not one thing could have been done to improve the course. Thoroughly enjoyable. A+ ”

Student Feedback 25 September 2018

"Well-structured training course with both theory and practical. Well presented by Cameron who had a good understanding of asbestos regulations and handling. Enjoyable from start to finish."

Student Feedback 9th March 2018