Restricted Asbestos License
Aim of this Course / Target Group
This course prepares applicants for the Restricted Asbestos Removal License, by providing applicants with the necessary knowledge to enable them to safely supervise, manage and carry out asbestos work involving non-friable (bonded) asbestos-containing material. This course is suitable for any individual who requires to obtain a Restricted Asbestos License.
This Licensing course is for persons removing more than 10 square metres of bonded asbestos in a workplace.
Please note: The course may be completed within a shorter or longer time frame depending on the experience of those in attendance
This course is based on the requirements outlined in the Regulations, Code of Practice, Standards and includes:
- Legislative framework
- Types of asbestos
- Asbestos uses
- Fibre size
- The health risks
- Risk management
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for non-friable (bonded) asbestos removal
- Preparing A Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)
- Procedures for removal of non-friable (bonded) asbestos
- Disposal of non–friable (bonded) asbestos material
Knowledge based questionnaires and practical demonstration
Must have basic English literacy skills and the Construction Industry Whitecard
Academic Award & Recognition
Upon successful completion participants will be issued with a Statement of Completion which must be submitted to Worksafe with your Application.
To obtain a license a person must complete this WorkSafe approved Restricted Asbestos Removal License training course. The new licenses will be available from WorkSafe from 1 March 2010 and will be valid for three years.
What To Wear
All course participants are required to wear appropriate work attire.
Morning Tea & Lunch
Feel free to grab a tea or coffee before the course starts and during the course breaks. All participants will be offered morning/ afternoon tea and for those attending full day courses lunch is provided (an assortment of sandwiches and hot finger foods).
Persons with special dietary requirements should cater for their personal needs.
$171.00 After CTF subsidy
This subsidy is available to eligible participants only.
The Construction Training Fund provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the Construction Training Fund in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.