Asbestos: where is it hiding?

It is now against the law to use asbestos in building works, so new builds will be free from this dangerous substance. There are still many areas in older buildings constructed before 2000 where asbestos could be hiding, however, so let’s take a look at where these might be. Ceiling and floor cavities Loose fill […]

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Asbestos Training: Category C

The third type of asbestos training is for licensable work with asbestos. UKATA describe as Category C: Licensed Asbestos Work. For information about Category B: Non-licensed asbestos work, take a look at our previous post. Asbestos awareness training is covered on our homepage. Licensed work with asbestos The HSE state that work with asbestos-containing materials must […]

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Asbestos Training: Category B

In a previous post we looked at how to decide which asbestos training you required and the definition of Category A Asbestos Awareness Training. In this post, we’ll look at Category B Training for non-licensable work with asbestos including notifiable non-licensable work (NNLW), which is obviously a bit of a mouthful. A Category B training course would […]

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