Asbestos Removal Operative

The following information for the Asbestos Removal Operative course outlines key details such as the modules, dates and booking contact details.

Module name

Day off job training

Sector Induction,VQ Induction, Issue workbooks, Behavioural Health and Safety, Introduction to ERR (Employment Rights and Responsibilities)


3-day Asbestos New Operative (licensable Asbestos removal) foundation programme


Fire Safety Awareness: Use of Hand Tools


Manual Handling


Emergency First Aid


Environmental and  Hazardous Waste Awareness


Occupational Health, Noise  and Vibration, Plan of Work, Risk Assessments/Method Statements, COSHH


Working at Height, Fall Arrest, Working at Low Level, Scaffold Awareness



Confined Spaces




PASMA - Alloy Towers




Effective Communication/Worker Involvement and Responsibilities



Equailty and Diversity and Safeguarding

Hazardous Wastetraining Modules

Asbestos Non License Cat B

Plan of Work (Topic 1.0 of the ARMI Asbestos Removal Competency Framework)  0.5
Personal and Respiratory Protective Equipment (inculding BA) for Work with Asbestos (Topic 2.0 of the ARMI ARCA)  1
Setting up for Asbestos removal (Topic 3.0 of the ARMI ARCA)  1
Controlled techniques for Asbestos works (Topic 4.0 of the ARMI ARCA)  0.5
Decontamination (Topic 5.0 of the ARMI ARCA )  0.5
Health and Safety Management, reporting accidentsand incidents  (Topic 6.0 of the ARMI ARC)  0.5
Asbestos Operative Refresher  1
Total 18.5 days

NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Removal of Hazardous Waste (Construction) - Licensed Asbestos

18 months - Off job modules spread over 12 months, followed by six months' portfolio build and assessment.

Contact: Graham Warren
01325 466704

National Demolition Training Group (Scotland)
Contact: Ralph Russell
0141 556 7599


  • Darlington
  • Canvey Island
  • Bristol


  • Glasgow