The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, Regulation 10 requires every employer to ensure that adequate information, instruction and training is given to their employees who are liable to be exposed to asbestos, or who supervise such employees.
The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, ACoP L143 (Second Edition) Regulation 10, Paragraph 246 – 253 specifies the training that is required for those undertaking licensable work with asbestos containing materials as defined by CAR 2012. This is also further stated in the Health and Safety Guidance Document Asbestos: The Licensed Contractors Guide (HSG247), Appendix 4.1.
Any persons carrying out licensable work with asbestos containing materials, as laid down in CAR 2012 including ancillary trades such as scaffolders who undertake licensed asbestos ancillary work.
1 day or a minimum of 6 learning hours.