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UKATA Asbestos Awareness Category A in Jarrow, Tyne & Wear, NE32 3HH

Simply Learning Ltd
0330 0948 424 (quote ref: GEB/45194)

Event Location: 
Simply Learning - Church Bank, , Jarrow, Tyne & Wear, NE32 3HH

Event Dates & Duration:
03/06/2024 - 03/06/2024
(Half Day)
8:30 AM - 12:15 PM
(Block Course)    Learning Type: Classroom


£85.00 + vat  (£102.00 inc vat)

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To provide knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

  • Increasing awareness of the nature and properties of asbestos and its effect on health, including the increased risk of lung cancer for asbestos workers who smoke
  • Familiarisation with types, uses and likely occurrences of asbestos in buildings and where appropriate items of plant
  • Where to obtain information on asbestos prior to commencing work
  • What to do if suspicious material are found
  • How to use work place precautions, including risk assessment process or seek advice on workplace precautions, in respect of the risks of asbestos
  • Undertake work activities in a safe manner and without risk to themselves or others
  • Awareness of asbestos regulations and how they fit into the broader context of health and safety legislation 
  • Procedures to follow when coming into unintentional contact with ACMs and an understanding of the appropriate emergency arrangements

Simply Learning - Church Bank, , Jarrow, Tyne & Wear, NE32 3HH




 Joining Instructions include an interactive Google Map and Google SatNav to help you find the venue easily.


If our car park is full, we have use of the Jarrow Hall Coach Park as an overflow carpark

Who is the course for?

Anyone who may come across asbestos in their day to day work such as people working in the construction, demolition, maintenance industries. Professions may include but not limited to joiners, roofers, painters and decorators, architects and shop fitters.

Course Duration
Half Day

Qualification Gained

Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will receive a UKATA certificate.

Length of Qualification

1 Year

Accredited By
UKATA   (Accreditation Number: )


None Required.

What To Expect

To provide an awareness and develop the knowledge amongst employees as regards the hazards and risks posed by asbestos containing materials (ACM). The course further gives an overview of the legislative measures in place to permit employees to safeguard themselves and others affected by work activities.

Exam Information

Theoretical training and assessment.

Materials Required

Candidates are required to bring paper and a pen to make notes during their training.

All candidates must bring with them one of the following forms of ID:

  • A valid passport – no more than 6 months out of date
  • A valid UK photo driving license - no more than 6 months out of date
  • A photographic employee ID card 
  • A photographic ID card from an awarding body (e.g. IPAF, RTITB, NPORS)

If you do not have any of the above, please contact us for further information.

If this course is eligible for a short course grant, please ensure we have your levy number before the course start date, and your candidates provide their national insurance numbers on the day of the course. Without this information, we cannot claim the levy on your behalf and take no responsibility for the grant not being claimed.


Simply Learning Ltd

Simply Learning Ltd - Quay Corner Training Centre, Church Bank, Jarrow, Tyne and Wear, NE32 3HH

0330 0948 424 (quote Event Number: 1161 / 45194)

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