RSPH - Level 3 Award in Asbestos Air Monitoring and Clearance Procedures

Syllabus/Course Structure and Assessment

This course provides the theory, practical knowledge and skills required for use of microscopes and fibre counting to WHO rules, air sampling and four-stage clearance procedures. The course is based around 'HSG248 Asbestos: The Analysts Guide for Sampling, Analysis and Clearance Procedures'.

The main subject areas of the course are:

Candidates are assessed on their practical competence, which culminates in a written exam (short answer questions), which is set and administered in conjunction with RSPH. On successful completion of the exam and practical task candidates will be awarded a nationally recognised RSPH certificate

Who is this course suitable for?

  • Anyone who undertakes clearance inspections and air monitoring of asbestos as part of their work (e.g. asbestos site analyst)
  • Issues clearance certificates following asbestos clearance procedures.
  • Undertakes asbestos fibre counting and requires an understanding of the external processes used in air sampling.
  • Manages asbestos site analysts.

Course Timing

Duration: 4 days

Start time: 9am

Finish time: Approximately 4pm

Assessment: Practical and exam assessment

Delegates are required to bring along a scientific calculator

Dates for this course will be added soon.

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