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Discusses questions about asbestos such as what is asbestos, why is it dangerous, why was it used, how do you get exposed to asbestos, where does asbestos come from - does it grow or is it mined? Read More

This article deals with how to get an asbestos awareness certificate online. These are required by most major construction companies before work activities or access to site is allowed. Other names often used are asbestos awareness course or asbestos training course. Read More

Silica is the biggest risk to construction workers after asbestos. Heavy and prolonged exposure to RCS can cause lung cancer and other serious respiratory diseases. HSE commissioned estimates it was responsible for  the death of over 500 construction workers in 2005. In addition to the risks from lung cancer, silica is also linked....

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There is no difference between either UKATA or IATP as certification bodies. Both Asbestos Awareness Online Training certificates are universally recognised. If you want more information about UKATA and IATP......... Read More 

Questions such as:- 

  • what is asbestos awareness training?
  • how much does it cost?
  • how often do I have to do it?
  • How do I know if I have got asbestos in my house and how do I test for it?

These and other questions are discussed and some useful links for further information are given ........ Read More