Duty to Manage Asbestos Course

The objective of the duty to manage asbestos course is to assist in providing vital knowledge to duty holders to minimise the health hazards related to asbestos exposure at work. Completing this Asbestos Duty to Manage course does not qualify anyone to carry out the following:

  • Non-licensed removal of asbestos
  • Licensed removal of asbestos
  • Work with or handling of asbestos containing materials (ACMs)

The Course Includes:

Comprehensive yet concise explanation

Certificate on completion

Simple login & user access

The latest industry best practice

Learning Outcomes:

Identify the roles & responsibilities of duty holders

Evaluate the asbestos risk assessment process

Recognise the relevant asbestos legislation & guidance

Identify the asbestos management plans to minimise the health risks

Help to monitor & document the control measures

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IATP Asbestos Duty to Manage

£150.00 +VAT




Courses Price per Course
1 - 10 £150.00
11 - 20 £125.00
21 - 50 £115.00

About Duty to Manage Asbestos Training

The course is designed for those who must manage non-domestic premises. These duty holders are responsible for protecting anyone on the work premises from the potential risks of asbestos exposure.

The key purpose of this course is to train the users with adequate knowledge, skills and competence to work safely and proficiently.

Why Is IATP Asbestos Duty to Manage Important?

Asbestos exposure can result in cancer and other severe ailments which can even lead to the loss of life.

Every year hundreds and thousands of people are being killed due to asbestos exposure which can lead companies to legal and financial claims.

Therefore, employers must appoint responsible persons to undertake the work carefully and safely. An adequate asbestos duty to manage training can help meet legal requirements and reduces the health risks associated with asbestos exposure.

Course Outline

Five Modules

Approximately 5 hours

This online course comprises the following modules:

  • What Is Asbestos Management?
  • Legal Structure
  • Health and Safety Law
  • Asbestos Law
  • CDM Regulations
  • RIDDOR 2013
  • HWR 2005
  • Other Legislation That Relates to Asbestos
  • HSE Asbestos Guidance
  • HSE Enforcement
  • Who Is the Asbestos Duty Holder?
  • What Are the Duties?
  • The Steps in Asbestos Management
  • Immediate Actions
  • Continuing Actions
  • Asbestos Surveys
  • What Is a Management Survey?
  • Survey Pre-planning
  • How to Do a Management Survey
  • Refurbishment and Demolishment Surveys
  • Survey Results
  • Creating a Survey Report
  • Restrictions and Caveats
  • Asbestos Risk Assessment
  • Material Assessments
  • Priority Assessments
  • Documenting Risk Assessments
  • Asbestos Risk Control Measures
  • Creating a Management Plan
  • What Needs to Be Included?
  • Documenting Control Measures
  • Managing Work and Personnel
  • Monitoring
  • Incidents
  • Errors and Solutions

This course comes with FREE e-Checklist

Legal Compliance

The content of this checklist covers the latest asbestos standards. This helps the duty holders to manage the non-domestic premises efficiently.

Convenient Access

Trainees can access duty to manage asbestos e-checklist by scanning the QR codes – place the QR codes on the walls or in the documents for convenient user accessibility.

Effective Reporting

Users can attach the media files and add text via voice recognition to make their reports more informative using our risk assessment template.

Plug & Play Service

This Software as a Service (SaaS) application comes with complete technical support and allows you to quickly streamline existing documents using our risk assessment templates.

Ensures Problem Resolution

The problem resolving feature creates actions that can be assigned & tracked and keeps the safety management team updated on what has been done.

Fast Reporting

Allows report submission instantly through the tap of a button from anywhere in the globe, allowing to make the most of the duty to manage the asbestos e-checklist.

asbestos e-checklist

Why Choose Duty to Manage Asbestos with Human Focus?

Study any time & in bite-size sessions

Less costly than a classroom training

Discounts on volume purchases

Excellent trainee support

Helps meet legal compliance with asbestos regulations

Informs duty holders about their roles & responsibilities to work competently

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IATP Asbestos Duty to Manage Certification

IATP Asbestos Duty to Manage Online Course Certification

End of Course Assessment:

At the end of the course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.

The end of course test is:

  • 100% online
  • Multiple choice

A score of 80% is required to pass the test.

Approved Certification

The downloadable printable certificate approved by IATP will be issued instantly on course completion.

What does my certificate include?

The IATP duty to manage asbestos certificate includes Trainees’ name, Company Name, Course Name, Date of completion, Expiry date and name of the approval body.

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Frequently Asked Questions

This Duty to Manage Asbestos training is exclusively online and can be completed using any internet-enabled device, including smartphones, tablets or computers.

This Duty to Manage Asbestos training course is approved by IATP (the Independent Asbestos Training Providers).

In the UK, the duty to manage asbestos refers to the legal obligation to manage the risks of exposure to asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) within non-domestic premises under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. This duty entails identifying the presence of asbestos, assessing its condition and implementing control measures to prevent exposure to asbestos fibres.

Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 introduced the duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises.

Anyone who controls or is responsible for maintaining non-domestic premises has a duty to manage asbestos within the building. This duty also applies to common areas of multi-occupancy domestic premises.

The duty holder for asbestos management is the entity with control over the premises or responsibility for maintaining it, such as the building owner, landlord or employer. This duty holder must ensure compliance with relevant asbestos regulations to protect the health and safety of occupants and workers.

Employers and building owners are responsible for preventing exposure to asbestos within their premises. Duty holders must check whether asbestos is present in their building and determine its condition. They must then ensure controls are in place to prevent exposure.

The Duty to Manage Asbestos online course has five modules and takes around five hours to complete.

The Duty to Manage Asbestos training certificate is valid for three years. After this, it’s necessary to retake the training to renew your certification and refresh your knowledge.

This Duty to Manage Asbestos Training course helps you understand the risks of asbestos exposure and fulfil your legal obligations regarding managing asbestos on your premises.

Anyone who has the duty to manage asbestos or has been appointed to carry out asbestos management should take this Duty to Manage Asbestos training course.

Roles that may need to complete a Duty to Manage Asbestos course include building owners, landlords, property managers, employers and health and safety professionals.

The Duty to Manage Asbestos training course is priced at £150.00 +VAT for individual users. Discounts are available for bulk purchases.

The Duty to Manage Asbestos training course covers the following topics:

  • Asbestos Legislation
  • Duty to Manage in Non-Domestic Premises
  • Asbestos Surveys
  • Asbestos Risk Assessment
  • Managing Asbestos in Non-Domestic Premises

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