Obtain the required skills and training to safely and properly remove and dispose non-friable or bonded asbestos. Recognise and manage the associated risks and work as an asbestos removal specialist for a licensed Class B asbestos removal company.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Prepare, contain and remove non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM)
Identify and barricade the location of non-friable asbestos materials
Safely set up asbestos work areas
Carry out proper non-friable asbestos removal and decontamination processes
Clean up work areas according to regulatory requirements
Safely dispose of ACM in an approved waste facility
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study in asbestos removal
Specialist skills to carry out non-friable asbestos removal and decontamination processes
The ability to work as an asbestos removal specialist with a licensed Class B asbestos removal company
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
Successful completion of the unit, CPCCWHS1001 (Prepare to work safely in the construction industry) or its equivalent, or
Successful completion of the Statement of Attainment in Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry or its equivalent
During your study you’ll need to provide your teacher with the following evidence:
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
A safety-conscious mindset
Keen attention to detail
An interest to work as a Class B non-friable (bonded) asbestos removal specialist
Some experience working in the construction industry
Language, literacy and numeracy skills at a Year 10 level
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Our graduates go onto roles like: asbestos removal worker.
Asbestos removal is a dangerous process. You must have a licence to carry out this work properly and safely. There are different asbestos removal licences, which mean you can remove different types of asbestos. A Class B asbestos removal licence allows you to remove more than 10 square metres of non-friable asbestos. You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this licence. You can visit SafeWork NSW for more information on eligibility and application requirements.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Non-Friable Asbestos Removal does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Non-Friable Asbestos Removal does not have any related courses.
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